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Codiaeum variegatum - Croton

Codiaeum variegatum - Croton (Codiaeum variegatum - Croton)

Not sure of this croton's variety, there's hundreds. It's growing happily outside in the ground in semi-shade at the San Diego Zoo. Photo taken June 19, 2012.

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Oh yes, this shrub is very susceptible to bug attacks here. I almost lost my large one in 2010, it lost most of its leave and was almost dead from a horrible bug attack. It looks great now...after several applications of a systemic pesticide.

Here's what it looks like now:

17 Jul, 2012


You're welcome. Glad you liked it! :>)

24 Jul, 2012

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