With is yellow dappled leaves, Aucuba is a great color pop for shady areas.
Water Requirements: Average waterings. Drought tolerant once established.
Soil: Tolerant of any soil, even poor soil conditions.
Growth Rate: Slow
Temperature: Enjoys humid conditions.
Pruning: Aucuba is a very slow grower, so pruning is not generally needed. However, if desired, pruning is best done in early spring.
Toxicity: Can be mildly toxic.
Tips: Consider Aucuba for tropical gardens!