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Latin name: Aucuba japonica crotonifolia
Dimensions: Maximum height 1.5-2 m./ Maximum diameter 1.5 m.
Aukumba is an evergreen plant with a spherical shape. It has green, serrated, leathery, shiny leaves with yellow spots. Females have red, shiny fruits that persist all winter after flowering. The presence of a male and female plant helps fruiting. Prefers shady or semi-shady places, cool soils and can be planted singly or in clusters. It shows great resistance to pests and withstands very low temperatures.