Commonly known as Croton, Codiaeum are characterised by their unique, exotic, leathery leaves of spectacular colour, ranging across warm pinks, creams, yellows, oranges and greens. The colours are so beautiful that Croton are also sometimes called 'Josephs Coat.
Codiaeum are not the easiest plant in the world to care for, but in the right location and with a little TLC, you will be rewarded with a stunning house plant to rival any work of art. The key to success is warmth, humidity and plenty of bright, indirect light.
Codiaeum are wonderful, highly decorative foliage plants with air-purifying qualities too. The superb markings on the leaves are the main focal point. Simply place in a plain ceramic pot and let the plant set the mood with an eye-catching display.