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Botanical name: Euonymus japonicus 'Microphyllus Albovariegatus'
Other names: Japanese spindle 'Microphyllus Albovariegatus', Euonymus japonicus 'Microphyllus Variegatus'
Variety or cultivar: 'Microphyllus Albovariegatus' _ 'Microphyllus Albovariegatus' is a dense, compact, evergreen shrub with dark green leaves narrowly edged with yellow. Small, insignificant, green flowers bloom in summer and are occasionally followed by fruit in autumn.
Euonymus japonicus 'Microphyllus Albovariegatus' is: Evergreen
Flower: Pale-green in Summer
Foliage: Yellow, Variegated, Dark-green in All seasons
Habit: Bushy, Compact, Dense, Erect, Upright
Toxicity: All parts may cause severe discomfort if ingested.
Specific diseases: Powdery mildew
Pruning: Prune out any branches that revert to all green.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Euonymus japonicus 'Microphyllus Albovariegatus' (Japanese spindle 'Microphyllus Albovariegatus') 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.
|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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