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Croton Gold Dust (Thin Leaves), Codiaeum Variegatum Punctatum Aureum - Plant

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Crotons are one of the boldest houseplants you can't miss because of their colorful foliage. They're particularly eye-catching in bright dining rooms and living rooms where their foliage helps energize a room.

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Croton Gold Dust (Thin Leaves), Codiaeum Variegatum Punctatum Aureum Plant
 
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Description for Croton Gold Dust (Thin Leaves), Codiaeum Variegatum Punctatum Aureum

Plant height: 5 - 8 inches
Plant spread: 4 - 8 inches

Croton Gold Dust plants are found in landscapes and indoors as houseplants solely for their good looks. The plants grow to a maximum height of about 3 feet, although other members of the Croton family grow up to 6 feet. Their gold-flecked leaves are a deep green color, but this beautiful appearance is reliant on you caring for your plant properly.Croton is typically offered as an indoor plant, but can also be used outdoors as a seasonal accent plant in containers or plantings of annuals or mixed ornamentals.

Common name(s): Croton, Zanzibar Croton
Flower colours: Cream
Bloom time: Summer
Max reachable height: Up to 10 feet
Difficulty to grow: Medium.

Planting and care

Croton is propagated by stem cutting and air layering. 1. Stem Cuttings Propagation by rooting a stem from a healthy, mature plant is a method commonly used to propagate croton and many other houseplants. Rooting involves cutting a stem with at least three sets of leaves. A wound is created by removing the bottom set of leaves, and new roots form at the wound site. The stem is planted in a container filled with the lightweight potting mixture and then covered with plastic to create a greenhouse atmosphere. 2. Air Layering Air layering is a propagation technique in which a stem is rooted while it's still attached to the plant. The process involves making a diagonal cut through one-third to one-half the diameter of the stem. The wound is treated with rooting hormone and kept open with a piece of toothpick or matchstick. Damp sphagnum moss is packed around the area, with the moss carefully covered with plastic wrap. When the stem roots, it is planted in a container filled with lightweight potting soil or a mixture of ingredients such as perlite, sand and peat moss.

Sunlight: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil: Well-drained
Water: Moderately
Temperature: 15-26 degrees C
Fertilizer: Any organic fertilizer

Caring for Croton Gold Dust

  • Croton likes bright sunlight but benefits from partial or filtered shade during hot summer afternoons. Too much sunlight bleaches the colors in the leaves.
  • Water croton until water trickles through the drainage hole when the top of the soil feels dry, and then allow the pot to drain freely.
  • Croton is a light feeder that benefits from a monthly fertilization schedule. Use an organic fertilizer.
  • Re-pot indoor crotons every two years to encourage healthy growth.

Typical uses of Croton Gold Dust

Special features: The colorful foliage and air purification ability.

Ornamental use: Can be used for Container, Foundation, Hedges, Houseplant, Mixed Border, Screening, etc.

References

  • http://www.guide-to-houseplants.com/croton.html
  • http://www.plantandflowerinfo.com/plant_care_croton
  • http://homeguides.sfgate.com/croton-plants-outdoors-35056.html

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4 / 5 Deepak G Kumar 02 July 2018
Couldn t find it anywhere else.
5 / 5 Sona John 28 June 2018
Nice plant. team is also always ready to help. Go for this if you are interested in buying a online plant. you wont be disappointed.
5 / 5 Tanuj aggarwal 20 June 2018
Fresh and beautiful, Must buy!
5 / 5 Avantika Kahol 18 June 2018
Exactly what I wanted and couldn t locate in any of our local shops! Thanks
4 / 5 Arianna Amit 08 June 2018
Great plant..looked nice.

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