Ivory Jade Wintercreeper
Euonymus fortunei 'Ivory Jade'
Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, 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||Moderate growing; reaches 3 ft. tall, spreading 6 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.|
|Design Ideas||The blue-green overall color that results from the creamy variegation is cool, crisp and easily overwhelmed by more potently colored plants. Use carefully amidst emerald greens, pale blue and white for a refreshing composition in shrub beds, as hedges, single specimen or as an accent in background planting. Gives the illusion of dappled sunlight in dark or overgrown niches and corners.|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary, Cottage|
|Landscape Use||Border, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Hedge, Mass Planting, Accent, Coastal Exposure, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Dense Habit, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Key Feature||Variegated Hedge Plant|
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