Aucuba japonica 'Crotonifolia'
Spotted Laurel 

Aucuba japonica 'Crotonifolia'
Common name

Spotted Laurel

Group

Shrubs

Family

Cornaceae

Description

Spotted Laurel. A rounded shrub with glossy; yellow-speckled leaves. Small purple-red flowers followed by bright red berries. Max Height 3m. Max Spread 3m. Flowers April to May. Fruits June. Full Sun/Partial Shade. Hardy. Water thoroughly before planting.

Characteristics

Growth habit
Rounded
Fragrance
No
Hardiness
Hardy
Toxicity
CAUTION toxic if eaten/skin and eye irritant

Size

Growth speed
Fast
Ultimate height
3m
Ultimate spread
3m

Colour

Flowers
Purple; Red in April; May
Foliage
Green; Yellow - Evergreen
Fruit
Red in June
 

Growing your plants

Aspect
Full sun/Partial shade Sheltered site
Soil
Most types
Moisture
Well drained
Propagation
Stem cuttings
Usage
Border
Planting
Water thoroughly before planting

Caring for your plants

Pruning
After flowering Cut back flowered shoots to encourage new growth
Maintenance
Dead heading
Care
Keep moist in first year
Pests & diseases
Aphids; Rusts; Flea beetles

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Trolley
Regular 3 litre 30-40 cm --- £4.95 £ 178
Regular 10 litre 40-60 cm --- £21.09 £ 119
Regular 10 litre 60-80 cm --- £28.08 £ 140
Regular 15 litre 40-60 cm --- £31.32 £ 8
Regular 20 litre 80-100 cm --- £41.10 £ 1