(Fall Colour Pictured)
Height: 6 feet
Spread: 5 feet
Height: 7 feet
Spread: 7 feet
Hardiness Zone: 4a
Other Names: Winged Euonymus, Burningbush
A spectacular and compact garden shrub which turns a luminous florescent pink color in fall, very showy; a shapely mounded growth habit and interesting corky wings on the branches; a very popular and adaptable landscape plant
Compact Winged Burning Bush has green foliage throughout the season. The pointy leaves turn an outstanding cherry red in the fall. The flowers are not ornamentally significant. It produces red capsules from early to late fall. The warty brown bark and harvest gold branches add an interesting dimension to the landscape.
Compact Winged Burning Bush is a dense multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a more or less rounded form. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.
This is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and can be pruned at anytime. It has no significant negative characteristics.
Compact Winged Burning Bush is recommended for the following landscape applications;
- Mass Planting
- General Garden Use