Aucuba japonica ‘Crotonifolia’ – Spotted laurel 10 Litre 60-80cm tall

Aucuba japonica ‘Crotonifolia’ is a medium-sized, evergreen shrub with a dense, compact habit.

It has large, glossy, green leaves, spotted and blotched with yellow. Small purple flowers emerge in the spring and red berries in the summer and autumn.

Spotted Laurel reaches a mature height of 2.5m with a spread of 2m wide.

Plant in full to partial shade in moist, well-draining soil. The Spotted laurel is ideal for planting in difficult shaded areas.

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We are always updating the stock for sale at our tree nursery, but some varieties may only be available through the winter season.

 

 

10 Litre 60-80cm tall

£29.50

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If the availability below is not listed as ‘In Stock’ please contact us for more information regarding the item. We are always updating the stock for sale at our tree nursery but some varieties may only be available through the winter season.

Aucuba japonica ‘Crotonifolia’ – Spotted laurel 10 Litre 60-80cm tall

PLANT INFORMATION

  • Size : 10 Litre 60-80cm tall
  • Botanical name/s : Aucuba japonica 'Crotonifolia'
  • Common name/s : Spotted laurel
  • Flower / Foliage : Green leaves that are spotted/blotched with yellow, small purple flowers in spring and red berries in summer/autumn.
  • Plant type : Evergreen
  • Flowering period : Spring
  • Mature height : 2.5m
  • Mature spread : Up to 2.5m
  • Growth rate : Moderate
  • Recommended usage : Often planted for the blotched leaves, ideal as a shrub or screen in shaded areas. 
  • Nursery grown : Yes

AFTER CARE / PLANT MAINTENANCE

Once planted, Aucuba japonica ‘Crotonifolia’ will need watering throughout the first growing season, but make sure not to over / underwater.

Check tree tie / stake isn’t rubbing and / or too tight or too loose on the trunk.

Check for and remove any dead, decaying, diseased or crossing branches.

Remove any weeds from around the base of the Spotted laurel (including grass).

  • Position/Aspect : All aspects.
  • Soil : Plant in moist, well-draining soils.
  • Hardiness : Hardy in most places throughout the UK. 
  • Plant maintenance : Low maintenance. Light pruning required.

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We will take your credit or debit card payment over the phone. Simply call us on 01376 340469 and one of our experienced team are always available to discuss your order.

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How can I expect delivery from King & Co?

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We can delivery to you anywhere in England and Wales via an overnight courier service (two days for Scotland & Ireland).

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Orders placed via our Online shop if placed by 10am Monday –Thursday can be delivered to you the very next day. If placed on a Friday – Sunday delivery would be on Tuesday.

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Please phone us to discuss, we are usually able to deliver to you via a dedicated vehicle.

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We will deliver to you in our local area and we will be pleased to arrange this with you whilst you are visiting our Nursery or via the phone. We also provide a planting service.

Planting service

We have our own installation teams to carry out planting in Southern & Eastern England. Please call us to discuss, we are always happy to provide you a quotation.

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