Euonymus japonicus 'Grandifolius'
Full sun, Partial sun
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
|Botanical Pronunciation||yoo-ON-ih-mus juh-PON-ih-kus grand-i-FO-lia|
|Average Size at Maturity||Quickly reaches 6 to 8 ft. tall, 4 to 6 ft. wide, in natural form.|
|Bloom Time||Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.|
|Design Ideas||This is an ideal, no-fail plant for formal hedges. Takes the worst weather and soils. Neat tidy habit makes for a great partition between shrub and flower beds of varying themes. Use as a living fence to divide and surround without competing with perennials and flowering trees.|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary, Mediterranean|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Espalier, Hedge, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Specimen, Topiary, Woodland Garden, Coastal Exposure|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Dense Habit, Easy Care, Tolerates Poor Soils, Year-round Interest, Fast Growing, Compact Form, Tolerates Road Salt|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Key Feature||Heat Tolerant Hedge Plant|
Easy to grow in average, well-drained soils. Best with full sun in humid climates and afternoon shade in extremely hot climates. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Feed before new growth begins in spring. Prune regularly to maintain shape as a topiary.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 6 - 9