Croton mangelong Y.T.Chang
Croton delpyi is a shrub or tree growing up to 10 metres tall. The bole can be 15cm in diameter[
The plant is harvested from the wild for local use of its wood.
E. Asia - southern China, Thailand, Vietnam, Malaysia.
Open evergreen and mixed deciduous forest; transition evergreen-deciduous forest; rocky streamsides; in scrub forest and open disturbed roadside thicket; at elevations from sea level to 150 metres[
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Most Croton species are relatively indifferent to their habitat and can grow on a wide range of soils in both disturbed and undisturbed vegetation[
Plants can flower all year round[
The flowers are fragrant[
The heartwood is whitish[
]. The wood is used for the poles of houses[
The wood is used for fuel[
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