Croton Care 101
Thrives in bright light to full sun conditions. Not suited for low light areas. South & West facing windows ideal, and consider grow lights in Fall/Winter.
Water every 1 week, allowing soil to dry out halfway down between waterings. This plant can benefit from higher humidity but can tolerate normal room humidity levels.
Sad Plant Signs
Mushy leaves or black stems: Overwatered
Leaf drop, dry potting mix: Thirsty plant, under-watered
Leaf drop, moist potting mix: Not enough light
Loss of color: Not enough light