Aucuba japonica ‘Gold Dust’
Sprinkled with golden, fairy dust atop oblong, shiny green leaves, the Gold Dust Aucuba is a real gem for any shade garden. A beautiful, variegated look with a lovely blend of yellow-green from a distance, both stand out in the landscape. You will love the great color and unique texture this evergreen shrub adds to your landscape! You have finally found something perfect for under shade trees where nothing else will grow! A very drought tolerant variety once established.
Type: USDA zone 7-10
Light: Partial Shade, Full Shade
Water: Water regularly until established.
Size: Moderate growth; reaches 6′-10′ tall and 5′-6′ wide.