Euonymus fortunei 'Moonshadow'Item #3450 USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 9
Lustrous, deep green leaves with bright yellow centers provide bold evergreen color in the landscape year-round. Use en masse as a vibrant groundcover or low hedge plant, or to create a colorful edging along drives and walkways. Works well as a container plant where spreading stems will create a lush, cascading effect.
- OverviewLight Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.Average Landscape Size:Quickly reaches 3 ft. tall, spreading 5 ft. wide.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:u-ON-i-mus for-TU-ne-iPlant type:ShrubDeciduous/evergreen:EvergreenGrowth rate:FastAverage landscape size:Quickly reaches 3 ft. tall, spreading 5 ft. wide.Foliage color:VariegatedBlooms:Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.Flower color:GreenCompanion PlantsJuniper (Juniperus); Weigela (Weigela); Potentilla (Potentilla); Spirea (Spiraea); Boxwood (Buxus)
- CareCare InformationAdaptable and easy to grow in average, well-drained soils. Avoid poorly-drained, soggy soils. Takes shade, particularly in hot climates. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates mild drought. Fertilize in early spring. Prune annually to shape.Light Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.