Petite Jade Aucuba
Aucuba japonica 'Petite Jade' (NA55288)
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
THIS PLANT MAY BE AVAILABLE IN THESE STORES:
Due to the seasonal nature of plants, availability at your local garden center is not guaranteed. Give them a call before visiting.
- 101 Market
8980 Quantrelle Ave. N.e. Otsego MN 55330
- 14th Street Garden Center
793 Jersey Ave. Jersey City NJ 07303
- 3rd Avenue Floral & Greenhouse
1110 3rd Ave. West Dickinson ND 58601
- 4 Ever Green Ldsp. & Dgn
21457 214th Circle Ave Milford IA 51351
|Botanical Pronunciation||aw-KEW-ba juh-PON-ih-kuh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Slow growing; reaches 6 ft. tall, 10 ft. wide, in 20 years or more.|
|Bloom Time||Inconspicuous summer flowers may produce small red berries in autumn.|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Mass Planting, Specimen, Woodland Garden, Coastal Exposure, Dry Shade|
|Light Needs||Full shade|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Gift Plant, Improved Disease Resistance, Shade Loving, Tolerates Poor Soils, Year-round Interest, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Yew (Taxus); Azalea (Azalea); Peony (Paeonia); Ostrich Fern (Matteuccia); Sarcococca (Sarcococca)|
Thrives in organically rich, evenly moist, well-drained soils. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates drier conditions in cooler summer climates. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 6-10