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Aucuba - Japanese - Sawtoothed

  • Broad-leaved evergreen shrub valued for the long dark green leaves with sharply serrated edges
  • Produces showy red berries in fall when a male pollenizer such as 'Mr. Goldstrike' is planted nearby
  • An excellent accent for shady situations
 

Characteristics

Evergreen, Shrub  

Botanical: Aucuba japonica Serratifolia
Genus: Aucuba
Flower Color: Not Applicable
Type: Shrubs - Broadleaf Evergreens
Mature Height: 4-6'
Mature Width: 4-6'
Zone(s): 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Special Features: Foliage
Moisture Tolerance: Needs regular watering
Attracts Wildlife:
Appropriate Setting: Bed, Border, Container
Growth Rate: Moderate
Flowering Season: Not Applicable
Foliage Color Deep Glossy Green
Sun Exposure Full Shade