Time for Change

Croton

Height: 57cm | Sale price Price 43.000 JD Regular price Unit price  per 

About Me

☘ Origin: India and Malaysia
 Family: Spurge, Euphorbiaceae
☘ Botanical Name: Codiaeum variegatum
Common Name(s): Variegated Laurel · Colorful-Leaved Plant

Symbolism

Croton's colorful and sometimes color-changing foliage means that the plant symbolizes change. It's an appropriately cheering gift for a child who is going off to college, a house move or a retirement.

Name Story

Croton is as toxic as most Euphorbiaceae plants. It contains an oil that can cause severe diarrhea, like croton. It is often planted in gardens, so it’s also called the 'Garden Croton'.

Feng Shui

According to Feng Shui the Croton Mammy seeks to relieve levels of stress corresponding to relationship issues. The best arrangement for this plant is in rooms such as the master bedroom and bathroom in south and southeastern locations.

Interesting Facts

The Garden Croton is the most varied species of foliage trees in nature, and is extremely beautiful.

Health Benefits

Medicinal uses: Popular uses include treatment of cancer, constipation, diabetes, digestive problems, dysentery, external wounds, fever, hypercholesterolemia, hypertension, inflammation, intestinal worms, malaria, pain, ulcers and weight-loss.

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