Codiaeum variegatum Yellow Excurrens
Very cold hardy croton.
Type U, 2" x 7", Markings of leaves vary. In some leaves the midrib and margins of leaves are outlined bright yellow and occasionally marbled and splashed rich yellow.
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.
A form of Excurrens, brilliant, blotched and marked with yellow.
REF: Reasoner's Tropical Nurseries inc, croton listing. Group 1, Common Varieties, p.2.