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  • Botanical Name: Codiadeum variegatum
  • Common Name(s): Freckles Croton

Croton Freckles: Vibrant Splatters of Nature’s Palette

The Croton Freckles, a botanical masterpiece, showcases nature’s artistry with vibrant splatters of color. This tropical houseplant, also known as the Freckle Face Croton, features striking leaves adorned with a playful array of freckle-like spots in hues of red, yellow, and green. Originating from Southeast Asia, it thrives in bright, indirect light, offering a burst of tropical charm to indoor spaces. The Croton Freckles’ unique foliage and bold palette make it a statement piece, adding an exuberant touch to any room. Embrace the vivacious energy of nature with this lively and visually stunning botanical companion.

Croton Freckles Care Guide: Nurturing Vivid Splendor in Your Indoor Landscape

Introduce the vibrant charm of the Croton Freckles into your home—a dazzling houseplant celebrated for its multicolored leaves adorned with charming freckle-like spots. This comprehensive care guide is meticulously crafted to empower you with the knowledge needed to cultivate and sustain the beauty of your Croton Freckles, ensuring a vivid and thriving presence within the lush tapestry of your indoor landscape.

I. Light:

  1. Bright Indirect Light: Place the Croton Freckles in an area with bright, indirect light to encourage vibrant foliage.
  2. Sunlight Exposure: Provide occasional exposure to direct sunlight, as Crotons thrive with a balance of bright light.

II. Temperature:

  1. Warm Environment: Maintain a warm temperature range of 70°F to 80°F (21°C to 27°C) for optimal growth.
  2. Avoid Cold Drafts: Shield the plant from cold drafts, as Croton Freckles is sensitive to temperature fluctuations.

III. Humidity:

  1. High Humidity: Create a humid environment, as Crotons prefer higher humidity levels; consider using a humidity tray.
  2. Regular Misting: If your home is dry, mist the plant regularly to enhance humidity and keep the leaves vibrant.

IV. Watering:

  1. Even Moisture: Keep the soil consistently moist, allowing the top inch to dry between waterings.
  2. Adjust Watering in Winter: During the dormant period in winter, reduce watering frequency while monitoring soil moisture.

V. Soil:

  1. Well-Draining Mix: Choose a well-draining potting mix to prevent waterlogged soil and support healthy root development.
  2. Enriched Soil: Use a nutrient-rich soil mix to provide essential nutrients for the Croton Freckles’ lush foliage.

VI. Fertilization:

  1. Balanced Liquid Fertilizer: Feed with a balanced liquid fertilizer every 2-4 weeks during the growing season (spring and summer).
  2. Dilution for Young Plants: Dilute fertilizer for young or recently acquired Croton Freckles.

VII. Pruning:

  1. Shape and Size Control: Regularly prune to maintain the desired shape and size, promoting a bushier appearance.
  2. Remove Yellowed Leaves: Trim any yellow or damaged leaves promptly to encourage new, healthy growth.

VIII. Support:

  1. Sturdy Pot: Ensure the plant is in a sturdy pot to support its growth, as Croton Freckles can become top-heavy.
  2. Staking for Upright Growth: Consider using stakes for additional support if the plant tends to lean.

IX. Repotting:

  1. When Root-Bound: Repot when the roots outgrow the current container, typically every 2-3 years.
  2. Spring Ideal: Opt for repotting in the spring, coinciding with the plant’s active growth phase.

X. Propagation:

  1. Stem Cuttings: Easily propagate Croton Freckles through stem cuttings, ensuring each cutting has several leaves.
  2. Rooting Hormone for Success: Use rooting hormone to enhance the success of stem cuttings during propagation.

XI. Common Issues:

  1. Pests: Regularly inspect for pests such as spider mites and scale insects, and treat promptly if detected.
  2. Leaf Browning: Adjust watering practices and ensure proper humidity to prevent leaf browning.

XII. Aesthetic Tips:

  1. Colorful Display: Showcase the vibrant foliage by placing the Croton Freckles against neutral backdrops to amplify its hues.
  2. Complementary Plant Pairing: Pair with other houseplants that complement the colors of the Croton Freckles for a visually stunning display.

Revel in the vivid splendor of the Croton Freckles as it adds a burst of color and charm to your indoor landscape. By following this care guide tailored to its unique needs, you’ll witness your plant thrive, becoming a focal point of beauty within your indoor oasis. May your Croton Freckles flourish, bringing vibrant joy and botanical brilliance to your home

FAQ

Certainly, each plant is delivered with a Nursery Pot only. You have the flexibility to choose your preferred pot and repot the plant upon arrival.

If your region experiences cold temperatures below 50°F, consider our "Winter Plant Shipping Protection" to safeguard your plant from cold-related damage.

Please take note of the following:

  • Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

  • Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

  • Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Shipping within the USA:

At UrbanPlantNook, we provide nationwide shipping services. Utilizing specially designed plant packaging, we expedite the delivery of plants across the country. Through rigorous testing and refinement, we have developed a winning formula to ensure the highest quality plants upon delivery.

We’ve established reliable partnerships with USPS to facilitate the delivery of plants throughout North America. We are so confident in these partnerships that we guarantee your plants will arrive in excellent condition.

Order Processing:

We maintain year-round shipping, unaffected by local weather conditions. Typically, your order is processed within 2-5 business days from the date of your order placement. Once we’ve shipped your order, you will promptly receive an USPS Tracking Number to track the delivery progress in detail.

Shipping Fees:

Our shipping fees are straightforward. At checkout, you will be charged a flat rate of $9.99 for all orders, regardless of their size and location in the United Stated. However, we also have a fantastic offer: if your order total exceeds $50, you qualify for free shipping.

  • Flat Shipping Rate $9.99 for order under $49.99
  • Free shipping for order more than $50.00

Note: If your order is $50.00 or above, please choose the free shipping method during the checkout process.

Delivery Timeline:

Your parcel is expected to reach your doorstep within a span of 7-14 working days. It’s important to note that the precise delivery timeframe depends on the USPS Delivery Schedule, over which we have limited control. However, rest assured that as soon as your order is dispatched, you will receive a USPS Tracking Number for real-time monitoring.

Our Guarantee:

We take meticulous care in packaging our plants to ensure they arrive in pristine condition. Every plant comes with a 7-day guarantee, providing coverage in case it arrives damaged. If you encounter any issues with your order, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us via email.

We stand firmly behind our products and aim for your complete satisfaction. When you purchase plants from UrbanPlantNook, you can do so with confidence, knowing that your purchase is risk-free.

International Shipping:

As of now, we are only able to provide shipping services within the United States.

Absolutely, we offer a shipping guarantee. We carefully pack each plant in a sturdy carton box to ensure safe delivery. In the rare event of shipping damage, you have a 7-day window to request a refund or replacement. For more detail, please check our Return & Refund & Replacement Policy

We meticulously package our plants for safe delivery in custom-fitted, sturdy carton boxes. These boxes are designed to prevent any shifting during shipment, ensuring your plants arrive in excellent condition. For detailed packaging information, please refer to this link: Our Packing Process

Certainly, should you wish to make changes or cancel your order, kindly reach out within 12 hours of order confirmation. Once your order reaches the "Packing" status, it becomes unmodifiable. For further information, please refer to this page: Order Cancellation & Modification Policy

If you're unsure about your USDA Zone, you can find it by following this link: USDA Zone Map

Planting Accessories

Elevate your gardening experience with our exquisite collection of planting accessories. Whether you're a seasoned horticulturist or just starting your journey into the world of plants, our range of accessories is designed to add a touch of sophistication to your gardening endeavors.

Winter Protection

Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Croton Freckles

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   Free Shipping on Order more than $50
   We offer replacement or a refund for damaged plant
   Only ship the healthy plants to you
   Over 400+ plants you can choose for your home

add a pot for your plant

quick plant care guide

Product Information

Information

  • Botanical Name: Codiadeum variegatum
  • Common Name(s): Freckles Croton

Croton Freckles: Vibrant Splatters of Nature’s Palette

The Croton Freckles, a botanical masterpiece, showcases nature’s artistry with vibrant splatters of color. This tropical houseplant, also known as the Freckle Face Croton, features striking leaves adorned with a playful array of freckle-like spots in hues of red, yellow, and green. Originating from Southeast Asia, it thrives in bright, indirect light, offering a burst of tropical charm to indoor spaces. The Croton Freckles’ unique foliage and bold palette make it a statement piece, adding an exuberant touch to any room. Embrace the vivacious energy of nature with this lively and visually stunning botanical companion.

Croton Freckles Care Guide: Nurturing Vivid Splendor in Your Indoor Landscape

Introduce the vibrant charm of the Croton Freckles into your home—a dazzling houseplant celebrated for its multicolored leaves adorned with charming freckle-like spots. This comprehensive care guide is meticulously crafted to empower you with the knowledge needed to cultivate and sustain the beauty of your Croton Freckles, ensuring a vivid and thriving presence within the lush tapestry of your indoor landscape.

I. Light:

  1. Bright Indirect Light: Place the Croton Freckles in an area with bright, indirect light to encourage vibrant foliage.
  2. Sunlight Exposure: Provide occasional exposure to direct sunlight, as Crotons thrive with a balance of bright light.

II. Temperature:

  1. Warm Environment: Maintain a warm temperature range of 70°F to 80°F (21°C to 27°C) for optimal growth.
  2. Avoid Cold Drafts: Shield the plant from cold drafts, as Croton Freckles is sensitive to temperature fluctuations.

III. Humidity:

  1. High Humidity: Create a humid environment, as Crotons prefer higher humidity levels; consider using a humidity tray.
  2. Regular Misting: If your home is dry, mist the plant regularly to enhance humidity and keep the leaves vibrant.

IV. Watering:

  1. Even Moisture: Keep the soil consistently moist, allowing the top inch to dry between waterings.
  2. Adjust Watering in Winter: During the dormant period in winter, reduce watering frequency while monitoring soil moisture.

V. Soil:

  1. Well-Draining Mix: Choose a well-draining potting mix to prevent waterlogged soil and support healthy root development.
  2. Enriched Soil: Use a nutrient-rich soil mix to provide essential nutrients for the Croton Freckles’ lush foliage.

VI. Fertilization:

  1. Balanced Liquid Fertilizer: Feed with a balanced liquid fertilizer every 2-4 weeks during the growing season (spring and summer).
  2. Dilution for Young Plants: Dilute fertilizer for young or recently acquired Croton Freckles.

VII. Pruning:

  1. Shape and Size Control: Regularly prune to maintain the desired shape and size, promoting a bushier appearance.
  2. Remove Yellowed Leaves: Trim any yellow or damaged leaves promptly to encourage new, healthy growth.

VIII. Support:

  1. Sturdy Pot: Ensure the plant is in a sturdy pot to support its growth, as Croton Freckles can become top-heavy.
  2. Staking for Upright Growth: Consider using stakes for additional support if the plant tends to lean.

IX. Repotting:

  1. When Root-Bound: Repot when the roots outgrow the current container, typically every 2-3 years.
  2. Spring Ideal: Opt for repotting in the spring, coinciding with the plant’s active growth phase.

X. Propagation:

  1. Stem Cuttings: Easily propagate Croton Freckles through stem cuttings, ensuring each cutting has several leaves.
  2. Rooting Hormone for Success: Use rooting hormone to enhance the success of stem cuttings during propagation.

XI. Common Issues:

  1. Pests: Regularly inspect for pests such as spider mites and scale insects, and treat promptly if detected.
  2. Leaf Browning: Adjust watering practices and ensure proper humidity to prevent leaf browning.

XII. Aesthetic Tips:

  1. Colorful Display: Showcase the vibrant foliage by placing the Croton Freckles against neutral backdrops to amplify its hues.
  2. Complementary Plant Pairing: Pair with other houseplants that complement the colors of the Croton Freckles for a visually stunning display.

Revel in the vivid splendor of the Croton Freckles as it adds a burst of color and charm to your indoor landscape. By following this care guide tailored to its unique needs, you’ll witness your plant thrive, becoming a focal point of beauty within your indoor oasis. May your Croton Freckles flourish, bringing vibrant joy and botanical brilliance to your home

Planting Accessories

Elevate your gardening experience with our exquisite collection of planting accessories. Whether you're a seasoned horticulturist or just starting your journey into the world of plants, our range of accessories is designed to add a touch of sophistication to your gardening endeavors.

Check more

Winter Protection

Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

FAQ

Certainly, each plant is delivered with a Nursery Pot only. You have the flexibility to choose your preferred pot and repot the plant upon arrival.

If your region experiences cold temperatures below 50°F, consider our "Winter Plant Shipping Protection" to safeguard your plant from cold-related damage.

Please take note of the following:

  • Winter Protection is essential for orders in areas with daytime temperatures below 50°F. If temperatures plummet below 0°F, we'll postpone shipping until conditions improve, and we'll notify you accordingly.

  • Orders lacking Winter Protection may be canceled if temperatures in your area dip below 50°F.

  • Without "Winter Plant Shipping Protection," we cannot offer refunds or replacements for cold-related plant damage. Your plant's well-being is our priority.

Shipping within the USA:

At UrbanPlantNook, we provide nationwide shipping services. Utilizing specially designed plant packaging, we expedite the delivery of plants across the country. Through rigorous testing and refinement, we have developed a winning formula to ensure the highest quality plants upon delivery.

We’ve established reliable partnerships with USPS to facilitate the delivery of plants throughout North America. We are so confident in these partnerships that we guarantee your plants will arrive in excellent condition.

Order Processing:

We maintain year-round shipping, unaffected by local weather conditions. Typically, your order is processed within 2-5 business days from the date of your order placement. Once we’ve shipped your order, you will promptly receive an USPS Tracking Number to track the delivery progress in detail.

Shipping Fees:

Our shipping fees are straightforward. At checkout, you will be charged a flat rate of $9.99 for all orders, regardless of their size and location in the United Stated. However, we also have a fantastic offer: if your order total exceeds $50, you qualify for free shipping.

  • Flat Shipping Rate $9.99 for order under $49.99
  • Free shipping for order more than $50.00

Note: If your order is $199.00 or above, please choose the free shipping method during the checkout process.

Delivery Timeline:

Your parcel is expected to reach your doorstep within a span of 7-14 working days. It’s important to note that the precise delivery timeframe depends on the USPS Delivery Schedule, over which we have limited control. However, rest assured that as soon as your order is dispatched, you will receive a USPS Tracking Number for real-time monitoring.

Our Guarantee:

We take meticulous care in packaging our plants to ensure they arrive in pristine condition. Every plant comes with a 7-day guarantee, providing coverage in case it arrives damaged. If you encounter any issues with your order, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us via email.

We stand firmly behind our products and aim for your complete satisfaction. When you purchase plants from UrbanPlantNook, you can do so with confidence, knowing that your purchase is risk-free.

International Shipping:

As of now, we are only able to provide shipping services within the United States.

Absolutely, we offer a shipping guarantee. We carefully pack each plant in a sturdy carton box to ensure safe delivery. In the rare event of shipping damage, you have a 7-day window to request a refund or replacement. For more detail, please check our Return & Refund & Replacement Policy

We meticulously package our plants for safe delivery in custom-fitted, sturdy carton boxes. These boxes are designed to prevent any shifting during shipment, ensuring your plants arrive in excellent condition. For detailed packaging information, please refer to this link: Our Packing Process

Certainly, should you wish to make changes or cancel your order, kindly reach out within 12 hours of order confirmation. Once your order reaches the "Packing" status, it becomes unmodifiable. For further information, please refer to this page: Order Cancellation & Modification Policy

If you're unsure about your USDA Zone, you can find it by following this link: USDA Zone Map

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