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Tropical evergreen Sun to part shade
Codiaeum variegatum 
Ht.: 3-6 Spread: 3                                                                                                                Spacing: 24

HABIT:  Tender evergreen shrub used as an annual for foliage color. Large colorful leaves with yellow and red variegations.

CULTURE:  Plant in well prepared beds. Color is better in full sun than in shade.

USES:  Summer color, potted plants to be moved indoors in winter.

PROBLEMS:  Red spider mites on stressed plants, root rot in poorly drained soils.

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