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Croton Plant Oakleaf – Plant

(2 customer reviews)

Product contains

Sr No. Item name
1 Croton Plant, Oakleaf – Plant
2 Round Plastic Pot (Black)

299.00 350.00

Estimated delivery date 2022/12/13
849.00 for 3 item(s)

About Croton Plant Oakleaf

Croton Plant Oakleaf (or oakleaf croton) is a tree-like plant that is noted for its oak shaped leaves with red and green colors. These thick and leathery leaves can grow yellow, green, orange, or red. This plant is a beautiful and unique variation of the normal croton plant and is commonly known as the oakleaf croton. It even grows both male and female flowers on the same plant. The oakleaf croton will make a fantastic addition to your indoor garden collection and when taken care of correctly it will grow up to 60 inches (1,5 meters) tall.

 

It is typically offered as an indoor plant, but can also be used outdoors as a seasonal accent plant in containers or plantings of annuals or mixed ornamentals.

Plant specification

Common Name Croton, Zanzibar Croton
Maximum Reachable Height Up to 10 feet
Flower Colour Cream
Bloom Time Summer
Difficulty Level Medium.

Croton Plant Oakleaf Planting And Care

Sunlight

  • Croton plant grows well in bright indirect sunlight.

Soil

  • Soil should be well drain and porus.

Watering

  • Poke your finger/plain small stick into the soil to check the moisture.
  • Apply 1 cup (Approx. 50 ml) water when the top soil (3-4 inch) in pot feels dry to touch.
  • Apply water probably in the morning or evening time.
  • Do not overwater the plant.
  • As a rule of thumb, water the plant thoroughly in the summer and reduce watering in winter and rainy season.

Application of fertilizer

  • Before application of fertilizer loosen the topsoil without disturbing the roots of the plant so it can uptake the nutrients and moisture.
  • During the main growing season (January-March) feed the plant with organic fertilizer once a month.
  • Apply water immediately after application of fertilizer.

Plant Protection

  • Remove dead, infected or damaged Croton Plant Oakleaf parts and discard them away from the plants.
  • For any insect attack or disease, you can use Neem oil, Eucalyptus oil or Citrus oil spray for primary treatment.

Don’ts

  • Do not over water the plant especially when pot does not have drainage holes.
  • keep away from the AC Vents.
  • Do not apply water on plant leaves.

Initial care for 1-2 weeks after receiving plant at your location.

  • Check the moisture in the soil before watering it.
  • Poke your finger into the soil, if dry then apply water.
  • Keep the plant in indirect light.
  • Do not repot immediately after receiving it.

Special feature of Croton Plant Oakleaf

It is an air purifier indoor plant with bright colourful foliage.

Ornamental uses of Croton Plant Oakleaf

  • Can be used for Container, Foundation, Hedges, Houseplant, Mixed Border, Screening, etc

 

Check out other varieties of croton plants. Click Here!!

 

Disclaimer : The image is for reference purposes only. The actual product may vary in shape or appearance based on climate, age, height, etc.

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  1. ruchin.negi0304

    Plant was very healthy with lot of leaves. I placed it in my balcony and it looks so good there.

    ruchin.negi0304

  2. Apoorva Shrivastav (verified owner)

    Plant was really big with healthy leaves.. Highly recommend

    Apoorva Shrivastav

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