Plant Info & Care
Pet Friendly No
Mildly toxic when ingested by humans, pets, cats and dogs.
Care Level Easy
Super easy to care for and perfect for beginners.
Loves bright light so it can produce its colorful leaves.
Water when the soil begins to dry out, but do not oversaturate.
Enjoys high humidity. Spritz occasionally.
Air Quality Great
This plant is great at keeping the air in your space clean!
The Croton Petra's leaves have extremely colorful veins and provide stunning visual interest with their variegation.
The Croton grows large enough to make it a focal point. For a bare corner, it makes an ideal filler.
It's is a low-maintenance houseplant, requiring water only when its soil begins to dry out. As an indoor plant, the Croton Petra helps purify the surrounding air as it grows and matures.
Grown in the USA. Native to Indonesia, Malaysia and the western Pacific Ocean
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Lively Root Customers
Great experience all the way around. Plant was packed beautifully and looks perfect.
The most popular plant I’ve shared with friends. Growth is phenomenal. Very little care needed. I’ve directed others to your website to order this and more.
I ordered the small ZZ plant. Came packaged nicely & the plant was a good size & very healthy. He is thriving in my bedroom window.