Photo by taken at Hawksridge Farms, NC
Photo by C. Hardison taken at Juniper Level Botanic Gdn, NC
Aucuba japonica 'Ooba Nakafu'
Ooba Nakafu Japanese Laurel
Item #: 3134
Zones: 7a to 9b
Height: 60" tall
Aucuba japonica 'Ooba Nakafu' is one of the most highly prized of the Japanese laurel selections. This amazing plant makes a stunning 5' tall specimen, clothed in large green leaves, each overlain with a large brilliant yellow pattern in the center. This is one of the most stable variegated aucubas we've grown.
Flower Color: Purple/Lavender
Bloom Time: Winter
Container Role: Thrillers
Other: Edimentals , Deer Resistant Plants , Drought Tolerant Plants , Dry Shade Plants , Ornamental Seed or Fruit , Plants from Japan , Rabbit Resistant Plants , Rain Garden Plants , Salt Tolerant Seaside Plants , Colored Foliage , Patterned Foliage