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Euonymus fortunei 'Sungold'

Also called Sungold Wintercreeper


More About Euonymus fortunei 'Sungold'

  • Inconspicuous, green flowers
  • Berries produced in June split in the fall to reveal pink seeds
  • Gold-coloured foliage has a splash of green in the centre of each leaf
  • Mounding, spreading habit
  • Will climb if supplied with a structure
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Zone:

4

Height:

100-125 cm

Spread:

100-125 cm

Colour:

Green
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Sungold Euonymus Growing and Maintenance Tips

Euonymus can tolerate a range of soils and conditions, but have no tolerance for standing water. 'Sungold' requires some sun to keep the edges of the leaves gold. Young plants can benefit from protection (burlap wrap) against drying, winter winds in an exposed location.


Euonymus fortunei 'Sungold' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Full Shade
Full Shade
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Evergreen
Evergreen

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fruit
Fall Color
Juglan Tolerant

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Mounding
Spreading

Foliage Color

Golden
Variegated
Yellow
Green

Landscape uses

Foundation planting
Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Euonymus fortunei 'Sungold'

Euonymus fortunei 'Country Gold'

Euonymus fortunei 'Country Gold'

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