Euonymus phellomanus Spindle

Description: A large deciduous shrub with corky winged branches and dark green ovate leaves, these turn bright yellow and sometimes reddish purple in autumn. This variety has long lasting and abundant bright pink four-lobed fruits that split to reveal bright orange seeds.

History: Originated from Asia. Recieved the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit.

Euonymus Growing Tips: These deciduous and evergreen trees will thrive in almost any soil incuding chalk as long as it's well-drained. Plant in full sun or partial shade.

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 2.5m x 1.5m

Attributes

  • Deciduous
  • Leaf colour: Green
  • Flowering month: May
  • S Size: Small
  • Tree shape: Spreading
  • Attractive bark
  • Replacement prune
  • Fruit for wildlife
  • Award-winning
  • Autumn colour
  • Chalk tolerant

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