Emerald Gaiety Wintercreeper Euonymus
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - ShrubGrowth Rate - FastMature Height - 4-5'Mature Width - Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Perfect, greenish white, 4-merous, 0.25 diameter, June-July, not showyFruit - Dehiscent capsule, .33"diameter, usually pinkish to reddish color which opens to expose seeds which have an orange aril October-NovemberLeaf - Fall Color - Bark - Other Features - Small, erect form of dense branching habit with pronounced irregular white margin on the deep green leaves; margin becomes pink-tinged in winterPossible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Extremely easy to culture, container-grown and transplants easily; tolerant of most soils except swampy wet conditionsNative Habitat - China. Introduced 1907Diseases and Insects - Anthracnose, crown gall, leaf spots, powdery mildews aphids, thrips, and scales. Most Euonymus fortunei cultivars were removed from Boone County Arboretum due to recurrent scale infestation.Strength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Euonymus.- Other plants of the family Celastraceae.- Other plants of the genus Euonymus.- Other plants of the species Euonymus fortunei.