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Euonymus fortunei ‘Coloratus’


Purple-leaf Wintercreeper

USDA Zone: 3-9

Plant number: 7.206.050


The hardiest of the many selection of Japanese Euonymus. Plants form a dense carpet of dark green leaves with a coarse to medium texture. Foliage turns dusky purple during the colder months but remains evergreen except in very cold regions. Space 1 to 3 plants per square yard. Can be trained as a climbing vine, growing to 20 feet or more. Prune the growth tips in midsummer for the first few years, to encourage branching. CAUTION: Harmful if eaten.

Further details for
Euonymus fortunei ‘Coloratus’

Optimal Growing Conditions

Sun Exposure
  Full Sun or
  Partial Shade or
  Full Shade
Soil Type
  Normal or
  Sandy or
  Clay
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
  Acid
Soil Moisture
  Average or
  Dry or
  Moist
Care Level
  Easy
Appearance and Characteristics

Flower Colour
Blooming Time
Foliage Color
  Deep Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Vines & Climbing
  Containers
  Drought Tolerant
  Rabbit Resistant
  Evergreen
  Ground Cover
  Poisonous/Toxic
  Woodland
Flower Head Size
Height
   30-45 cm
   12-18 inches
Spread
   60-75 cm
   23-29 inches
Foot Traffic
   None

Growth Rate
   Fast












Euonymus fortunei ‘Coloratus’


Purple-leaf Wintercreeper

USDA Zone: 3-9

Plant number: 7.206.050


The hardiest of the many selection of Japanese Euonymus. Plants form a dense carpet of dark green leaves with a coarse to medium texture. Foliage turns dusky purple during the colder months but remains evergreen except in very cold regions. Space 1 to 3 plants per square yard. Can be trained as a climbing vine, growing to 20 feet or more. Prune the growth tips in midsummer for the first few years, to encourage branching. CAUTION: Harmful if eaten.

Further details for
Euonymus fortunei ‘Coloratus’

Optimal Growing Conditions

Sun Exposure
  Full Sun or
  Partial Shade or
  Full Shade
Soil Type
  Normal or
  Sandy or
  Clay
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
  Acid
Soil Moisture
  Average or
  Dry or
  Moist
Care Level
  Easy
Appearance and Characteristics

Flower Colour
Blooming Time
Foliage Color
  Deep Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Vines & Climbing
  Containers
  Drought Tolerant
  Rabbit Resistant
  Evergreen
  Ground Cover
  Poisonous/Toxic
  Woodland
Flower Head Size
Height
   30-45 cm
   12-18 inches
Spread
   60-75 cm
   23-29 inches
Foot Traffic
   None

Growth Rate
   Fast