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When pruning, wear gloves; croton stems and leaves contain a white sap that can cause skin irritation.
Orange foliage can be found in the common crotons used in South Florida landscaping.
Likewise, croton can take a little bit of that chilly weather, but not much.
West Bay WMA, Allen Parish, various clear cuts have a good goat weed (croton) response, expect good dove jump shooting. *
Crofelemer comes from the South American tree croton lechleri, which is known by locals as dragon's blood because a machete to its bark brings a blood-like ooze.
A few more tips from the Brooklyn Botanic Garden: ▪ Build a hot-themed bed with just three plants: coleus, crotons and cannas.
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Origin and Etymology of croton
First Known Use: 1751See Words from the same year
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