Codiaeum variegatum Ethel Craig
REF: Brown, B. Frank 1995 Crotons of the World p.15.
Type J, 1-3/4" x 7", - Very handsome croton. Ground color deep green, irregularly overlaid by a rich golden yellow, generally near the base of the leaf
REF: Paper prepared by Wm. A. Geiger in collaboration with Mr. Christian of the Christian Nursery, Mr. Van der Lean and Mr. George L. Peacock. p.10.
Medium sized leaves, blotched with yellow and pink.
REF: Reasoner's Tropical Nurseries inc, croton listing. Group 1, Common Varieties, p.2.