Liberty Landscape Supply


Mature Height

4 to 5 feet

Mature Width

3 to 4 feet


Full sun to part sun

Flower Color


Foliage Color

Varies; Commonly Orange, Yellow, Green, Purple, and Red Mixed



Growing Zones

9 to 11


Codiaeum variegatum

The striking foliage of croton comes in many varieties and compliments several different plants!

Water Requirements: Moderate water needs. Drought tolerant once established.

Soil: Well-draining, moist soil.

Growth Rate: Moderate

Temperature: Should be covered if temperatures drop below 40 F.

Pruning: Generally not required.

Toxicity: Potentially toxic to humans and pets if ingested.

Tips: Be sure to cover in winter for optimal growth and best-looking foliage!

*Foliage color varies greatly between plants, even if they are the same variety.