Golden Prince® Wintercreeper
Euonymus fortunei 'Monce'
Full sun, Partial sun
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
|Botanical Pronunciation||yoo-ON-ih-mus for-TU-ne-i|
|Average Size at Maturity||Quickly reaches 1 to 2 ft. tall, 3 to 4 ft. wide; trailing stems can be trained upright.|
|Bloom Time||Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.|
|Design Ideas||One of the workhorse foundation plants to anchor the house to the landscape. Plant with consistent spacing to create a hardy, colorful, large scale groundcover that will provide colorful winter foliage when deciduous trees and shrubs are bare. Plant along walks and driveways, in mixed borders and massed as a hedge or barrier. Feature as a golden spring specimen in front of taller Lilac.|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary, Cottage|
|Landscape Use||Border, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Hedge, Mass Planting, Coastal Exposure, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Fast Growing|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Key Feature||Dramatic foliage color|
Adaptable and easy to grow in average, well-drained soils; avoid poorly drained, soggy soils. Takes shade, particularly in hot climates. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates mild drought. Fertilize in early spring. Prune annually to shape.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4 - 9