Euonymus, Emerald Gaiety


Description: This euonymus is a very hardy, moderate growing ornamental tree. Emerald Foliage is distinguished by very pronounced pure white margins held against good dark green centers. This nice white margin turns a pink color during winter months, giving the plant a very different, unique look. It is a very nice, colorful ornamental tree that is very easy to grow.

Common Name: Emerald Gaiety Euonymus Tree

Scientific Name: Euonymus fortunei 'Emerald Gaiety' (tree form)

Type: Evergreen, Tree

Exposure: Full Sun

Size: 3-4' height, spread is as trimmed

Foliage Color: Green with White margins

Landscape Use: General Garden Use, Mass Planting, Rock/Alpine Gardens, Container Planting, Focal Point, Vertical Accent

Soil: Well-Drained

Zone: 4 - 9

Growth Rate: Moderate

Companion Plants: Silver Dragon Liriope, Blue Rug Juniper, Barberry, Ornamental Grasses

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