Gold Dust Aucuba is an evergreen shrub from the Garryaceae family. Under natural conditions, this plant grows in China, Korea, and Japan. It's a good choice for both beginners and expert gardeners.
This beautiful shrub reaches 3-4 feet (1-1.5m). The leaves are leathery, shiny, and elongated. The foliage color is dark green with yellow spots of various sizes. The blossoms are brownish-red and collected in inflorescences. This plant is a moderate grower, although faster growth can be accomplished with yearly fertilizing and regular watering until it reaches the desired size.