Euonymus fortunei Emerald Gaiety
Euonymus fortunei ‘Emerald Gaiety’ is a lovely bushy variegated evergreen shrub with rounded foliage.
The shrub creates a lovely backdrop in the border but climbs if planted against a wall. Work well as a ground cover too.
Details Euonymus fortunei Emerald Gaiety
- Blooms: April – May
- Leaf colour: variegated
- Full grown: 5 Years
- Full grown height: 50 – 75 cm
- Plant location: sunny
- Plant spacing: 75 cm
- Hardiness: -15 Celsius
- Harmful if eaten
- Preferred soil: Well drained
How to take care of Fortunei Emerald Gaiety
For best results soak the roots for approx 2 hrs before planting and water well after planting and for the next few weeks.
Plant it in well-drained soil in sun or semi-shade, and water well after planting.
If possible choose a position that is not exposed to prolonged cold winds. Prune hard to encourage new growth at any time except spring. Pinch out the tips of shoots to encourage bushy growth. Euonymus can ultimately grow as high as 2.
ALL PARTS OF THIS PLANT ARE HARMFUL IF EATEN.