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Euonymus europaeus

More About Euonymus europaeus

  • Upright, spreading, rounded to oval growth habit
  • Ovate leaves with serrated margins are dull green in colour
  • Fall foliage turns to a reddish-purple colour
  • Yellow-green flowers become dry capsules, which split open to reveal pinkish-red fruit
  • Bloom Time: April to June

Zone:

4

Height:

7-9 m

Spread:

7-9 m

Colour:

Yellow
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European Euonymus Growing and Maintenance Tips

Can be grown as a tree form or as a shrub. Tolerates many types of soil and moisture conditions.


Euonymus europaeus Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Fast
Fast

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fruit
Deciduous

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Rounded
Oval

Foliage Color

Red
Green
Purple

Landscape uses

Specimen

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