Codiaeum variegatum 'Franklin Roosevelt'10
Codiaeum variegatum 'Franklin Roosevelt'1

Codiaeum variegatum 'Franklin Roosevelt'
(Croton)
USDA Zone: 10A-11
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Origin: Malaysia
Type: Evergreen Shrubs


Typical Height: 3’-4’
(0.9-1.2mts)
Typical Spread: 2’-4’
(0.6-1.2mts)


Growth: Slow
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Salt Tolerance: Moderate
Wind Tolerance: N/A
Foliage Color: Green
Flower Color: White
Flowering Season: Summer
Flower Feature: Insignificant
Light Needs: Medium-High
Nutritional Needs: Low
Human Hazards: Irritant
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Propagation: Cuttings
Leaf Type: Simple
Texture: Coarse
Environmental Issues: None


Typical sizes at the nursery:
3G (36”OA)
7G (48”OA)


Typical planting distance:
24”-36” O.C.
(0.6-0.9mts)


Common Uses: Shrub; Foliage plant; Hedge; Accent
Category: Medium Shrubs


Notes: Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested; sap stains clothes


+ In this Photo:
 Codiaeum variegatum 'Franklin Roosevelt'
(Croton)
2'OA Height


All sizes are approximates
Photo taken by:
All Landscape Data, Inc.
February 2014
Miami
Florida USA


Sources:
Betrock’s
Reference Guide to
Florida Landscape Plants


Landscape Plants for South Florida
A manual for gardeners, landscapers and homeowners.


The Landscape Manual
Prepared by the Miami-Dade County
Department of Planning and Zoning


Betrock’s
Plant Finder


Internet Sources:
http://gardenaway.com/search/plant_view/codiaeum-variegatum-franklin-roosevelt


http://www.excelsagardens.com/Products/EGPlantDetails.asp?PLANTDETAILSID=4496


http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/185744/