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Croton Mammy PlantCodiaeum variegatum 'Mammy'

12 reviews
  • Croton Mammy Plant
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Croton Mammy PlantCodiaeum variegatum 'Mammy'

12 reviews
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Versatile Growth and Vibrant Color

Why Croton Mammy Plants?

With vibrant color and visual interest that are second to none, the Croton Mammy Plant is well-suited to any homescape. And because it's low-maintenance and lush, it elevates the comforts of home while doubling as a conversation piece, effortlessly.

Amazing green, yellow, red and purple leaves grow upward in a spiral-like fashion, lending even more eye-catching elegance to the Croton Mammy. Its unique shape and array of hues set it apart, especially since it's the epitome of tropical beauty, even through the winter.

Why is Better

When the cold winter months leave you pining for warm summer days, the Croton Mammy fits the bill. This tropical plant can thrive indoors in a container year-round, in fact. Just place it in a sunny East or West-facing window and enjoy the same color and vibrancy that’s found in the tropics, each and every day.

But the best part is we’ve meticulously curated the Croton Mammy for best growth, so it's a prime pick. We've planted, grown and shipped your Croton Mammy for success...and a head start on a healthy life. By the time it arrives to your door, it's ready to grow from the hard work we put in at our nursery.

Is there anything this amazing little plant can't do? Order your own today!

Planting & Care

1. Planting: The Croton Mammy requires full sun from an East or West-facing window. If this is not possible, a grow light will be necessary to sustain its vibrant colors. It shouldn’t be placed in an area where temperatures dip below 60 degrees Fahrenheit.

For potted plants, make sure you have an adequate draining system. Cut more holes in the bottom of your pot to ensure the water runs through completely, or purchase a pot with drainage holes. Also ensure that the new pot is one and a half to two times the width of the Croton's shipped container.

2. Watering: Your plant’s soil should be dry an inch down from the top of the soil before watering. Generally, we recommend watering about once weekly, but if you're not sure, simply check your surrounding soil for dryness.

Shipping Details

Estimated Shipping Time: Most orders ship immediately. As noted on the website, some items are seasonal, and may only ship in spring or fall. Once your order is shipped, you'll receive an email with a tracking number.

Amount of Order Shipping Charge
Less than $129 $19.95

Product Details

Mature Height: 24-36 in.
Mature Width: 18 in.
Sunlight: Direct to Indirect Light
Growth Rate: Slow
Botanical Name: Codiaeum variegatum 'Mammy'
Does Not Ship To: AZ
Grows Well In Zones: 4-11 patio / 9-11 outdoors
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4-11 patio         /           9-11 outdoors       Map

Growing Zones: 4-11 patio / 9-11 outdoors

(hardy down to 30℉)

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Not as newbie friendly as expected

I bought this plant because it was supposed to be good in an area with moderate to little sunlight. The plant wasn’t doing so well after two weeks and it started dropping leaves. I’ve placed it by a west facing window and it seems to be getting new growth. Aside from that, it’s beautiful. The leaves are rather ornate with the red and green stretching through them.


It sounds like your plant may have been going through some stress from the transit which is normal. We're so glad to hear it's doing much better now!

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Nice with minimal damage by shipping

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Croton Mammy

My overall view from purchasing, shipping to delivery was a very good experience. The purchasing issue I had was with myself, weather to get 4 or 5 plants. Shipping was with in 1 to 2 days and delivery was on time. The plants arrived very well package, with no damage to the plants.

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Happy with this plant!

The plant seems to be doing well! Much better condition than a couple others I bought at the same time!