fb
Shop by Category
 
Plants
 
Seeds
 
Pots
 
Gifts
 
More

Croton Variegatum Petra, Croton Norma, Codiaeum Variegatum Petra - Plant

Note: The image is for reference purpose only. The actual product may vary in shape or appearance based on climate, age, height etc.
The croton Petra (Codiaeum variegatum Petra) is an evergreen shrub native to southern Asia and the western Pacific islands.
399
Plant height : 1.5 feet (+/- 20%)
The plant is potted in 6 inch plastic Pot
4 Reviews |  Submit Review
( 375 times booked in last 90 days )
All India Delivery
500,000 Happy Customers

Special Gift Today
Get 1 Plant O Boost Free
  • Plant Growth and Flowering Booster.
  • Can be applied to all house plants and vegetable plants
** The offer is valid on all orders placed today
PDFPrintEmail

Description for Croton Variegatum Petra, Croton Norma, Codiaeum Variegatum Petra

The croton plant is one of the most dramatic plants. Warm tropical colors and exotic lobed leaves make it a beautiful addition to any bright light room.
It is hard not to notice this bushy, upright plant because of the vividly colored foliage. The Croton house plant has leaves splashed with green, orange and red with the veins often yellow, depending on the variety.

Common name Flower colours Bloom time Height Difficulty
Croton, Zanzibar Croton - Early Summer, Summer, Late Summer Height 3 feet-10 feet / 0.9 m - 3 m Medium

Planting and care

Crotons (Codiaeum variegatum) are tropical plants that grow outdoors and as house plants elsewhere. Growing to a height of 6 to 8 feet and width of 3 to 6 feet, crotons are attractive as a single plant or a grouping and grow well in pots or in the ground.
Their green leaves turn into shades of yellow, red and purple, showing their brightest colours in the sunlight. You can grow cultivars of crotons

Sunlight Soil Water Temperature Fertilizer
Bright light, whether it is natural or artificial light. Peat moss based potting mix Water the plants when the top of the soil is dry. On especially hot days, you may need to water the crotons twice a day. Should be kept in warm temperatures, with the minimum being approximately 60 degrees F. Feed every 2 weeks from early spring through summer with a balanced liquid fertilizer diluted by half.

Caring for Croton Variegatum Petra

  • It requires high humidity. Mist daily if possible. Stand the plant on a tray of wet pebbles.

Typical uses of Croton Variegatum Petra

Special features: NA

Culinary use: NA

Ornamental use: Croton plants stiff, leathery leaves in bold colours of yellow, pink, red, orange and green make it a beautiful and popular house plant.

Medicinal use: NA

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

What Customer says ?

Want to tell us your experience with this product ? Just login and add your comments

Monday, 02 July 2018
?What if i keep this plant in the office where it is AC? Will it survive there?
Venkatesham Mahesuni
Sunday, 01 July 2018
Is the item durable?
Anoop Sivaraman
Sunday, 01 July 2018
i just check out d site,its realy vry amazing n affordable site,thanku fr introducing to sch site.
Parvati Gujju
Thursday, 28 June 2018
Very much happy with the product and service. On time delivery with product being in perfect condition.
Priti Prasad
Thursday, 28 June 2018
M vry hapy wid d plants..... its so b ful ...... just want to know how often have to sprinkle water in it..
Roopam Shahi

Any query about croton variegatum petra, croton norma, codiaeum variegatum petra - plant

You may browse related categories

ALL INDIA DELIVERY:

ahmedabad, bangalore, baroda, chandigarh, chennai, gurgaon,hyderabad, indore, kolkata, mumbai, nasik, new delhi, noida, patna,pimpri, puducherry, pune, raipur, ranchi, trivandrum,nellore,vijayawada, visakhapatnam, warangal, guwahati, dhanbad,jamshedpur, jamnagar, rajkot, surat, faridabad, srinagar, belgaum,mangalore, mysore, kochi, kozhikode, aurangabad, kolhapur,nagpur,siliguri, bokaro, durgapur, bardhaman, cuttack, rourkela, bhilai,rajahmundry, kakinada, brahmapur, guntur, tirupati, tirunelveli, kollam,thrissur, tiruchirappalli, salem, anantapur, kurnool, bellary and all over india