Dwarf Variegated Aucuba

Dwarf Variegated Aucuba

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Aucuba japonica 'Variegata Nana'

An evergreen shrub with tiny gold spots on dark green leaves. As with the other Aucuba, the Dwarf Variegated Aucuba prefers Shade.

The foliage is much more dense than other Aucuba.  * Poisonous if eaten *

Photos Courtesy of Toms Creek Nursery in Denton, North Carolina and Our Growing Friends at Casey Nursery in Goldsboro, NC

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Shrub
Foliage Type Broadleaf Evergreen
Height 2' - 4'
Spread 1' - 4'
Shape Mounding
Primary Foliage Color Green w/Golden Yellow Variegation
Seasonal Foliage Color (Evergreen) Green w/Golden Yellow Variegation
Foundation Shrub Yes
Low Maintenance Yes (once established)
Prized for its Foliage Yes
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Light Shade
Water Preferences Moist (not wet): Ensure planting area provides adequate drainage.
Cold Hardiness Zone 6  to 10