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Euonymus japonicus 'Kathy' (Japanese spindle 'Kathy')

Skill rating
Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
Ultimate height
1m
Max height
Ultimate spread
Ultimate spread
1m
Max spread
Time to maturity
Time to maturity
5-10 years
To maturity
Toxic - All parts may cause severe discomfort if ingested.
Toxic - All parts may cause severe discomfort if ingested.
Low
Toxicity

Plant details

Botanical name: Euonymus japonicus 'Kathy'

Other names: Japanese spindle 'Kathy'

Genus: Euonymus Euonymus

Variety or Cultivar: 'Kathy' _ 'Kathy' is a small, bushy, evergreen shrub with oval, glossy, green leaves edged silvery-white. Small green flowers bloom in summer and are occasionally followed by fruit in autumn


Euonymus japonicus 'Kathy' is: Evergreen

Flower: Pale-green in Summer

Foliage: Green, Variegated, White in All seasons

Habit: Bushy, Dense, Erect

Toxicity: All parts may cause severe discomfort if ingested.

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests: Caterpillars , Horse chestnut scale , Scale insects , Vine weevil Caterpillars , Horse chestnut scale , Scale insects , Vine weevil

Specific diseases: Powdery mildew Powdery mildew

General care

Pruning: Prune out any branches that revert to all green.. REGISTER to read more...

Propagation methods: Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Where to grow

Euonymus japonicus 'Kathy' (Japanese spindle 'Kathy') will reach a height of 1m and a spread of 1m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses: Beds and borders, Containers, Foliage only, Ground Cover, Hedging/Screens, Instant, Roof terrace

Cultivation: Plant in well-drained soil in sun or partial shade.

Soil type: 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

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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Botanical name: Euonymus japonicus 'Kathy'

Other names: Japanese spindle 'Kathy'

Genus: Euonymus Euonymus

Variety or Cultivar: 'Kathy' _ 'Kathy' is a small, bushy, evergreen shrub with oval, glossy, green leaves edged silvery-white. Small green flowers bloom in summer and are occasionally followed by fruit in autumn


Euonymus japonicus 'Kathy' is: Evergreen

Flower: Pale-green in Summer

Foliage: Green, Variegated, White in All seasons

Habit: Bushy, Dense, Erect

Toxicity: All parts may cause severe discomfort if ingested.

Watch out for

Specific pests: Caterpillars , Horse chestnut scale , Scale insects , Vine weevil

Specific diseases: Powdery mildew

General care

Pruning: Prune out any branches that revert to all green.. REGISTER to read more...

Propagation methods: Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Euonymus japonicus 'Kathy' (Japanese spindle 'Kathy') will reach a height of 1m and a spread of 1m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses: Beds and borders, Containers, Foliage only, Ground Cover, Hedging/Screens, Instant, Roof terrace

Cultivation: Plant in well-drained soil in sun or partial shade.

Soil type: 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

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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