- Bright & Beautiful Foliage
- Air Purifier
- Grows 3 Feet Tall
- Needs Bright Indirect Sunlight
The Gold Dust Croton is known and loved for its bright and beautiful foliage. Its green leaves appear to have been dusted by gold, hence its name. It is a slow grower and does well when grouped together. This plant grows to about three feet high, making it easy to add to any space!
Best Locations For Growing Gold Dust Croton
Place in your family room or kitchen for a pop of color. It will do well when placed in bedrooms as long as proper care is followed.
Gold Dust Croton Sunlight Requirements
This plant does well when placed near a North facing window. Lots of bright indirect sunlight is required of the Gold Dust Croton.
Gold Dust Croton Care
Plant in well drained soils that is a mix of perlite and sphagnum moss. Cut back dead leaves to the main stem as necessary. To maintain a compact look, cut back any long stems as necessary. Start with a six-inch container when planting. Re-pot in the spring as needed increase container size by only one size. Pots must have drainage holes.
Watering Gold Dust Croton
Water daily until the soil is damp. Mist leaves regularly to maintain humidity.
Feeding Gold Dust Croton
Apply feed in the early spring with a liquid slow-release fertilizer.