• Common Name: Croton
  • Botanical Name: Codiaeum
  • Family: Euphorbiaceae
  • Soil Requirements: Rich, well drained, moist
  • Water Requirements: Water well especially in drought
  • Nutritional Requirements: Balanced liquid fertilizer monthly, greatly appreciates side dressings of compost or manure. Loves rich soil.
  • Light Requirements: Does best in partial shade
  • Form: Shrub or tree