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Euonymus fortunei 'Vegetus'

Also called Vegetus Wintercreeper


Euonymus fortunei 'Vegetus' - Bigleaf Wintercreeper Euonymus

Euonymus fortunei 'Vegetus' - Bigleaf Wintercreeper Euonymus

More About Euonymus fortunei 'Vegetus'

  • Inconspicuous, green flowers
  • Berries produced in June split in the fall to reveal orange seeds
  • Glossy, cupped, medium-green leaves retain their colour in the fall
  • Spreading, mounding habit
  • Will climb if provided with a structure
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Zone:

5

Height:

100-125 cm

Spread:

100-125 cm

Colour:

Green
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Bigleaf Wintercreeper Euonymus Growing and Maintenance Tips

Euonymus can tolerate a range of soils and conditions, but have no tolerance for standing water. 'Vegetus' makes an excellent ground cover, re-rooting where it touches the ground.


Euonymus fortunei 'Vegetus' Characteristics

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

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Juglan Tolerant
Fruit
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Spreading
Mounding

Foliage Color

Green (dark)

Landscape uses

Foundation planting
Specimen

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