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Lil' Red Banana Croton

Codiaeum variegatum Red Banana

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


I can handle a little shade that's thrown my way, but I prefer to be in bright, indirect sunlight.


Everything in moderation is my motto, so I like to be watered little but often, keeping my soil moist.
Botanical name
Codiaeum variegatum Red Banana
Croton; Red Croton
Plant type
Indoor; Codiaeum
Air purifying?
Plant height (including pot)
Pet/baby safe?
Growing Speed
Average grower - max height 150cm
Nursery pot size

Top tip

This plant is adaptable to many spots in your home. Pick your spot in the knowledge that you are adding a burst of colour no matter what.

About Lil' Red Banana Croton

Welcome to the enchanting world of the Lil' Red Banana Croton, scientifically known as Codiaeum variegatum Red Banana. This petite gem boasts vibrant and variegated foliage that will add a splash of colour to your indoor oasis. The Lil' Red Banana Croton is a great choice for both new and seasoned plant enthusiasts. Its striking red and green leaves make it a standout addition to any room. Place it in a location with bright, indirect sunlight to bring out its dazzling colours. Caring for the Lil' Red Banana Croton is a breeze. Keep its soil consistently moist but not waterlogged, allowing the top inch to dry out between waterings.

This moderate grower typically reaches a maximum height of around 150 centimeters. Please note that the Red Banana Croton is toxic to pets and children, so keep it out of their reach. This adaptable plant can thrive in various humidity levels, making it versatile for different indoor environments. Maintain indoor temperatures between 18-24°C to provide the Lil' Red Banana Croton with an ideal growing environment.

At Prickle, we're committed to helping you succeed in your plant journey. If you have any questions about caring for your Lil' Red Banana Croton, don't hesitate to reach out to us @prickleplantsuk.