Type J, 4" x 12", - A very fine variety. Ground color is red-black and the veins are outlined flaming scarlet.
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.15, p.16.
Large reddish-black leaved veined in flaming scarlet.
REF: Reasoner's Tropical Nurseries inc, croton listing. Group III, Fancy Sorts, p.4.