||Codiaeum variegatum 'Mamey'
||Colorful foliage plant for tropical areas and houseplants elsewhere. Foliage is large leathery and glossy in shades of red yellow purple and green. Excellent choice for bright locations. Nice effect when planted in masses.
||Full Sun to Part Shade
|Height x Width
||3-4' H x 3-4' W
||Water regularly until established.
||Fertilize in early summer with a well balanced fertilizer.
||Little or no pruning is necessary. Remove spent leaves as necessary.
Like most other crotons, ‘Mamey’ is easy to take care of and features a display of bright red, yellow, brown, and green colors. Its leaves are large, thick and shiny. It can be grown as an indoor houseplant or outdoor decorative shrub. If you live in a colder climate, make sure you bring the plant indoors for the winter!