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About Croton Nervia
Croton Nervia is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.
Croton Nervia likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.
Codiaeum variegatum 'Nervia'
How to care for Croton Nervia
Croton Nervia needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Austin, Texas.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
May 23rd, 2022
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Austin is currently high 📈.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determini…
May 23rd, 2022
Austin is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Austin is expected to increase by 9.3% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 20.1 megajoules of energy per m2 per …
May 23rd, 2022
This month, Austin is getting an average of 10.0 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will increase by 7.1% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 13.9 total hours of dayl…
Croton Nervia love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth during this time of higher sunlight intensity in Austin, Texas ☀️.
This is a great time to watch your Croton Nervia thrive 🌿!
Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Croton Nervia after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.
May 17th, 2022
The growing potential in Austin is high 📈.
It's best to repot plants during their active growing periods when they have the energy to re-establish their roots! This is a great time to repot any pl…
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