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
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
Soil MoistureMoist to Average
Average to Dry Soils
Landscape usesFoundation planting