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Asked by
Anonymous on
December 22, 2011

Q. Codiaeum Plant

My croton (i. e. Codiaeum pictum) plant has lost most of its leaves, with only a few top leaves remaining. How do I make the plant bloom?

Answered by
Nikki on
December 23, 2011
Certified Expert
A.

Crotons will drop their leaves if they do not have enough light. In addition, these plants need a sufficient amount of light in order to bloom. On average you should give them at least 6-8 hours of bright, indirect light. Insufficient watering can also lead to leaf drop. Crotons should be kept evenly moist.

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