Aucuba japonica 'Rozannie'

Rozanne Japanese Aucuba

Evergreen Shrub

Not sexy, but truly a durable and tough foundation plant. Dry shade? Root competition? No problem, this is your plant.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

Exposure: Full Shade, Part Shade, Deep Shade, Filtered Sun, Morning Sun, Open Shade


Size: 36 - 48 tall x 36 - 48 wide
Shape / Form: Rounded
Foliage Texture: Bold, Coarse
Foliage Quality: Bold, Coarse

Features: Drought-tolerant / Water wise, Attractive Foliage, Low Maintenance, Winter Interest

Foliage Color: Green

Fruit Description: Red

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Banks and Slopes, Mixed Border, Small Gardens, Structure / Foundation
Special Situations: Deep Shade, Tough / Fool-Proof
Wildlife: Birds

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall, Year-round Interest, Three Seasons of Interest
Position / Role: mid-plane filler
Collections: eGardenGo Favorite, Great Plant Pick, Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low

Plant Combos