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Codiaeum variegatum Eleanor Roosevelt

This croton is a Henry Coppinger hybrid. Eleanor Roosevelt, Miami Beauty, Franklin Roosevelt, Johanna Coppinger and Golden Glow all came from the same cluster of seeds.

REF: Brown, B. Frank 1995 Crotons of the World p.91.

Referred to as Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt. Long, medium-narrow foliage, heavily spotted yellow, changing with age to dark red spotted carmine.

REF: Reasoner's Tropical Nurseries inc, croton listing. Group II, Better Standard Varieties, p.3.