Euonymus japonicus 'Chollipo'Item #3366 USDA Hardiness Zone: 6 - 9
This handsome, dense evergreen shrub with creamy leaf variegation makes an outstanding foundation plant, hedge, screen, landscape accent, or large container specimen. Tightly-branched growth habit is well-suited for shaping into formal topiary forms. Tolerates poor soils, heat, and salt spray.
- OverviewLight Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.Average Landscape Size:Quickly reaches 12 ft. tall, 6 ft. wide, in natural form.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:yoo-ON-ih-mus juh-PON-ih-kusPlant type:ShrubDeciduous/evergreen:EvergreenSunset climate zones:4 - 20Growth rate:FastAverage landscape size:Quickly reaches 12 ft. tall, 6 ft. wide, in natural form.Special features:Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Fast Growing, Tolerates Road Salt, Year-round InterestFoliage color:VariegatedBlooms:Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.Flower color:GreenCompanion PlantsJuniper (Juniperus); Spirea (Spiraea); Potentilla (Potentilla); Weigela (Weigela); Boxwood (Buxus)
- CareCare InformationEasy 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.Pruning time: spring after flowering.Light Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.