Types O & J, 3" x 8", - A very fine variety. The new leaves are green with the midrib and veins outlined in yellow. In the mature leafthe ground color becomes black and the yellow turns to a brilliant red.
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.
Large dark leaves veined in yellowish orange.
REF: Reasoner's Tropical Nurseries inc, croton listing. Group III, Fancy Sorts, p.4.