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Botanical name: Euonymus alatus
Other names: Winged spindle tree
Species: E. alatus - E. alatus is a shrub with dark-green foliage which turns bright red in autumn, and insignificant flowers which are followed by purple and red fruits with orange seeds in the centre.
Euonymus alatus is: Deciduous
Flower: Pale-green in Spring
Foliage: Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Crimson, Rose-Red in Autumn
Fruit: Red, Purple, Orange in Autumn
Habit: Dense, Spreading
Toxicity: All parts may cause severe discomfort if ingested.
Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Pests: Generally pest-free.
Specific diseases: Powdery mildew
Propagation methods: Seed, Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Euonymus alatus (Winged spindle tree) will reach a height of 2.5m and a spread of 2.5m after 10-20 years.
Suggested uses: Beds and borders, Foliage only, Ground Cover, Containers
Cultivation: Plant in well-drained soil in sun or partial shade.
|This plant likes...||Garden match|
|Soil types:||Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)|
|Soil drainage:||Moist but well-drained, Well-drained|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Alkaline, Neutral|
|Light:||Partial Shade, Full Sun|
|Aspect:||North, South, East, West|
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