Codiaeum variegatum 'petra'
Petra's wide, colorful leaves add a bright burst of color to your space. She is one of the smaller members of her large croton family, making her an ideal houseplant. Petra thrives in warm environments, so keep her away from drafty windows.
Bright indirect light. Can tolerate short periods of direct light.
Once a week when soil is nearly dry 2" down.
Toxic if ingested.
Grows outwards and bushy.
Moderate to high humidity.
Pro-tip: If she begins to grow tall and leggy, it means she needs more sunlight. Try a south or west-facing window.
Small: Around 10 inches tall with a container width of 4 inches.
Medium: Around 20 inches tall will a container width of 6 inches.
Foliage sizes will vary.