Codiaeum variegatum

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Noun1.Codiaeum variegatum - grown in many varieties for their brightly colored foliageCodiaeum variegatum - grown in many varieties for their brightly colored foliage; widely cultivated as a houseplant
Codiaeum, genus Codiaeum - evergreen tropical trees and shrubs with thick and colorful leathery leaves; Malaya and Pacific islands
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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Codiaeum variegatum (Euphorbiaceae) resulted in the largest snail shell height (15 mm) of the perennial plants, but not larger than the controls L.
Crotons are known botanically as Codiaeum variegatum and are native to Malaysia, Indonesia, northern Australia and western Pacific islands.
Wang and Blessington (1990) verified that increasing concentrations of paclobutrazol promoted height reduction in four tropical foliage species (Brassaia actinophylla, Codiaeum variegatum, Syngonium podophylum and Plectranthus australis), with the optimum concentration and the sensitivity of the plants to the regulators varying considerably according to the species.
For example foliar application of ascorbic acid kinetin and glutamic acid promoted growth of Codiaeum variegatum L.
Lesions localized on oral mucosa could be due to plants rich in oxalates, such as Dieffenbachia picta, Philodendron scadens and Codiaeum variegatum pictum.
cylindrica y en las ornamentales Codiaeum variegatum (Croton) Cordelyne terminalis (Cordelyne) y Dracaena deremensis (Janet Craig).
Codiaeum variegatum is a striking plant from the Euphorbia family.
Specimen examined: Nigeria, Anambra State, Ire Village, Obosi, on Codiaeum variegatum (L.
This native of the Indonesian Spice Islands received its scientific name of Codiaeum variegatum in 1660.