Euonymus fortunei 'Coloratus'
- Main interest:
- purple color in autumn
- full sun to part shade. Medium moisture, well-drained soils
- Flower colour:
- greenish white, August
- green, evergreen
- USDA Hardiness:
- zone 4: -34.4 ° C (-30 ° F) View Zone Map
- Mature height & width (max.):
- height: 2 ft (0.6 m) width: 6 ft (1.8 m)
- ground cover, containers, walls, trellises
Outstanding evergreen groundcover or low, spreading shrub. Deep green foliage turns a beautiful, unique purple color during the fall. Purpleleaf Wintercreeper tolerates some shade, particularly in hot climates. Flowers are not significant.