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Golden Euonymus
Golden Euonymus displays outstanding boldly variegated green and yellow foliage on an upright shrub! More details below!

Golden Euonymus

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Golden Euonymus
Euonymus japonicus 'Ovatus Aureus'

USDA Plant Hardiness Zones: 7a-9b  Find Your Zone >  

Note: For our customers who live and garden north of USDA Cold Hardiness Zone 7a, where this Euonymus is not reliably winter hardy, you'll be happy to know that it can be grown in containers that can be brought indoors during winter and place back outside when temperatures warm up in spring.

Special Attributes

Golden Euonymus displays outstanding boldly variegated green and yellow foliage year round. It responds very well to pruning so is often used to form a brightly colored hedge.  

Landscape & Garden Uses

Growing in an upright rounded shape 4-6 feet tall and 3-6 feet wide (depending on pruning), Golden Euonymus is great for use as an accent in home foundation plantings or as a bright and colorful evergreen hedge in landscape borders. Also suitable for growing in pots, planters and other containers of 12 inches or more in rim diameter. 

Suggested Spacing:  2-3' for hedge;  8' or more for space between plants

Cultural Preferences

Golden Euonymus is very easy to grow in a wide variety of conditions and soil types. Prefers full sun with average moisture and well-drained soil, but tolerates drought and some partial shade. With pruning Golden Euonymus be maintained at virtually any height, shape, or size. USDA Zones: 7a-11 Find Your Zone >

Plant Details 

USDA Plant Hardiness Zones: 7a-11   Find Your Zone >
Plant Type:  Evergreen Flowering Shrub
Height at Maturity:  6-8'
Width at Maturity: 4-6'
Growth Habit / Form:  Bushy, Dense, Upright 
Flower Color:  NA
Flower Size:  NA
Flowering Period:  NA
Flower Type:  NA
Fragrant Flowers:  NA
Foliage Color:  Green, Golden Yellow
Fragrant Foliage:  No
Berries:  No
Berry Color:  NA
Sun Needs:  Full Sun, Morning Sun with Afternoon Shade, Morning Shade with Afternoon Sun 
Water Needs:  Average, Lower when established
Soil Type:  Clay, Loam, Sand, Silt 
Soil Moisture / Drainage:  Well Drained 
Soil pH:  6.5 - 7.5 (Acid)
Maintenance / Care:  Low
Attracts:  Visual Attention
Resistances:  Deer, Drought (when established), Heat, Humidity, Mildew

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