Starbright Plant/Flower Care Guide

Croton Plant

Croton Plant
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Light

Bright light and at least 3 hours of direct sun each day.

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Water

Keep soil mix evenly moist with tepid water.

Humidity

High humidity. Mist daily if possible. Stand the plant on a tray of wet pebbles.

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Temperature

Warm 65-85°F/18-29°C

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Soil

Peat moss based potting mix.

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Fertilizer

Feed every 2 weeks from early spring through summer with a balanced liquid fertilizer diluted by half.

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Propagation

Take stem cuttings in spring and dip in rooting hormone before inserting in a half-half mix of sand and peat moss. Croton cuttings root in about a month.