Aucuba japonica ‘Mr. Goldstrike’
A beautiful source of bold color for the shadiest areas of the landscape, with large, lustrous, dark green leaves heavily speckled with gold variegation. A terrific evergreen shrub for use in containers, on covered patios or indoors. This handsome male plant serves as a pollinizer to berry-producing female varieties.
Type: USDA Zone 6-10
Light: Full Shade
Water: Water weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
Size: Slow growth; reaches 4′-6′ tall and 4′-5′ wide.