A bold and colorful, cold and heat hardy low-maintenance evergreen shrub that will bring a look and feel of the tropics to landscapes from Key West, FL north to areas where temperatures drop to as low as 0ºF, 'Crotonifolia' Aucuba is a stunning plant that loves life on the shady side, even dense shade. A robust grower to around 6 to 8 feet tall and wide, it features large, elongated, arrow-shaped dark green leaves that look as though they been heavily speckled with yellow paint. Inconspicuous red-purple flowers emerge in spring that are followed by a remarkable display of bright red berries. A fantastic, long-lived addition as a specimen, in groupings or as a natural hedge in shady to partially shaded areas, even in dry soils and salt air. Can also be grown year round as an indoor house plant. Get all the details below!