This variegated croton gets its name from its thin, twisty leaves, which are dappled in shades of red, yellow, green, and pink. The more light it gets, the brighter and more varied the colors become. To that point, this tropical plant requires bright direct sun. South- and west-facing windows are best.
- Each plant is unique; size and shape fluctuate by season so all measurements are shown as a range
- Plant measures between 18"-26" tall from the soil line to the top of the foliage
- Arrives in a nursery grow pot nestled in your planter choice
Bright direct to indirect light
Water every 1–2 weeks
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