A blotched form of W.W.Coles, and more highly colored yellow & orange.
REF: Reasoner's Tropical Nurseries inc, croton listing. Group II, Standard Better Varieties, p.3.
Type Q, 3" x 10", - Large oak leaf variety. Ground color deep olive green with carmine midrib and zone in vicinity of midrib in center and lower portion of leaf is overlaid a rich deep orange. Resembles Mrs. Fred Sander except that colors are much deeper.
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.