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Euonymus fortunei 'Summer Sun' (Mikaela)

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Euonymus fortunei 'Mikaela' - Summer Sun Euonymus

Euonymus fortunei 'Mikaela' - Summer Sun Euonymus

More About Euonymus fortunei Summer Sun ('Mikaela') (PP16789)

  • Glossy, medium green leaves with yellow centres retain their colour in the fall
  • Tidy, mounding habit with yellow, immature stems
  • Inconspicuous, green flowers
  • Berries produced in June, split in the fall to reveal orange seeds
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Zone:

5

Height:

50-60 cm

Spread:

80-100 cm

Colour:

Green
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Summer Sun Euonymus Growing and Maintenance Tips

Euonymus can tolerate a range of soils and conditions, but have no tolerance for standing water. Young plants can benefit from protection (burlap wrap) against drying, winter winds in an exposed location.


Euonymus fortunei Summer Sun ('Mikaela') (PP16789) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Full Shade
Full Shade
Evergreen
Evergreen
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Ground cover
Ground cover

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fruit
Fall Color
Juglan Tolerant

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Mounding
Spreading

Foliage Color

Yellow
Green (dark)
Variegated

Landscape uses

Foundation planting
Specimen

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