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Botanical name: Euonymus cornutus var. quinquecornutus
Other names: Spindle tree , Five-horned spindleberry
Species: E. cornutus var. quinquecornutus - E. cornutus var. quinquecornutus is a small, loose forming shrub with elegant, narrow, green leaves. In late summer it has bright pink seed capsules that are five-horned, jester cap-like, and hang from the stems.
Euonymus cornutus var. quinquecornutus is: Deciduous
Flower: Pink in Summer
Foliage: Green in Spring; Green in Summer
Fruit: Flushed pink, Cream, Bright-pink in Summer
Toxicity: All parts may cause severe discomfort if ingested.
Propagation methods: Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Euonymus cornutus var. quinquecornutus (Five-horned spindleberry ) will reach a height of 3m and a spread of 2m after 10-20 years.
Suggested uses: Beds and borders, City, Cottage/Informal, Foliage only, Hedging/Screens, Instant
Cultivation: Plant in well-drained soil in sun or partial shade. Will tolerate dry conditions.
|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|
|Hardiness:||Hardy (H4), Tender in frost (H3)|
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