Aucuba crotonoides

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Aucuba crotonoides foliage
Aucuba crotonoides foliage

This gold and green variegated female form of Aucuba is great for brightening up shady spots in the garden. Bears small star-shaped purple flowers in spring followed by bright red egg-shaped berries. Tolerates full sun to dense shade. Hardy.

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Plant in deeply worked, well drained soil. Will respond well to annual feeding with Texture Plants 12 month planting food. Water deeply during the summer period. Periodic pruning and thinning will preserve shape, size and vigour.