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Lil' Croton

Codiaeum Excurrens Croton

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An occasional spray of mist is my beauty secret to looking fabulous!


Nobody puts baby in a corner! I like to be in the spotlight and thrive on direct sunlight.


Keep it consistent, once the top two inches of soil are dry, water me so I keep looking my best.
Botanical name
Codiaeum Excurrens Croton
Codiaeum variegatum
Plant type
Air purifying?
Plant height (including pot)
Pet/baby safe?
Toxic to pets and babies
Growing Speed
Slow grower - max height 2m
Nursery pot size

Top tip

Keep the colourful leaves bright by feeding regularly and giving the Lil' Croton lots of bright light!

About Lil' Croton

The Codiaeum Excurrens Croton, or Lil' Croton to its homies and fans, just wants to be adored. That's why this sensation likes to be placed proudly on display, ideally in your living room, bedroom, or hallway in bright, indirect sunlight for all to see.

Your Codiaeum wants to look its best for its fans, so make sure you regularly water it. Avoid too much humidity - humidity is terrible for hairstyles don't you know? Like any aspiring star, the Lil' Croton can be a bit of a diva, dropping its leaves when it's too cold. Ideally, it likes to be 15-20°C but will tolerate 10°C - especially if performing.

While it has high aspirations to grow up to 2 metres, it is slow getting there and unlikely to reach this as a houseplant. So you don't need to worry about this Lil' Prick becoming too big for its boots (pot).

At Prickle, we are always here to hear you! Send us your Codiaeum Excurrens Croton baby plant questions @prickleplantsuk.