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Croton 'Mammy'

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The Croton Mammy boasts a significant amount of color! It reminds us of an autumn day! The leaves form a unique shape that is sure to wow your guests. It almost looks as though the plant was a piece of urban art.

Grow Pot Size: 3", 4” and 6"
Overall Height Including Grow Pot: 6-20" depending on grow pot size.
Plant Care Level: Easy

Key Benefits

Thankfully, the Croton Mammy is low maintenance and requires very little to thrive. It loves bright, indirect to medium light to keep its colors vibrant. Keep in mind that the plant is native to the Western Pacific Islands and Australia. 

Croton 'Mammy' Care Tips

  • Other Common Names: Mammy Croton
  • Binomial Name: Codiaeum variegatum
  • Care Level: Easy
  • Light: Bright indirect
  • Water: Allow the top 2” of the soil to dry
  • Pet Friendly: No

The Croton 'Mammy' Story

 Where is it from?
The Croton 'Mammy' can be found growing throughout the Oceanic region. 

Who is the Croton 'Mammy'? 
The Croton ‘Mammy’ is truly a piece of urban art! Unlike other members of the Codiaeum genus. The Mamy has narrow wavy leaves that come in a wide range of colors. Sometimes each leaf will be a different color. 

Good For You!
Privacy! In the Southern hemisphere where temperatures do not drop below 50F, The croton plant is commonly used as hedges and patio plants. Providing some privacy between neighbors. 

Breath Deep! The Croton is a natural air purifier! Naturally filtering out common household toxins and pollutants. 

Is Croton 'Mammy' the right plant for me?

This plant is easy to care for but does require regular maintenance to keep it looking its best! The Croton 'Mammy' will require lots of attention as well! It needs lots of bright light, water, and fertilizer to keep it looking its best! 

Pet Friendly: No, keep away from pets! 

Location Suggestions: Make the Croton ‘Mammy’ a focal point in your living room, office or bedroom! 

Care Instructions

Light

Bright indirect to medium light.

Water

Allow the top 2” of the soil to dry in between watering

Temperature

Average from 65°F - 75°F

Feeding

Follow a bi-monthly fertilizing schedule when the plant is actively growing. In most cases, this is in the spring and summer. And reduce to once a month in the fall and winter. Use a balanced fertilizer - this means a ratio of NPK that is all the same. Ex: 10-10-10.

Toxicity

Toxic. Always keep plants away from curious pets and children.

Grooming

Gently wash the leaves of dust and debris with a showerhead and remove any dead or dying foliage.

Care

The brighter the location, the more intense the variegation will be.

General Information About Your Plant

Origin

Indonesia, Malaysia, Australia, and the western Pacific Ocean islands,

Leaves

The long leaves have beautiful red, green, yellow, and orange variegation.

Repotting

This can be done every 12-18 months. Choose a pot that is 2” larger in diameter than the original pot.

Soil

Use a well-draining, high organic matter soil mix.

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