Tropical houseplant with broad colorful leaves. Needs moderate to intense sunlight with consistent 60 - 80 deg F temps. Heavy watering with lukewarm water and well-drained soil encourage growth. Should be fed regularly 3 week intervals. The hardy indoor croton plants at Cunila have darker, more intense color on lower leaves and lighter colored leaves as they near the top. Croton plants add interest to indoor spaces or to the patio and garden.
Severe skin irritant and toxic to humans and pets.