Euonymus 'Acutus' - 5 Plants - 2.5 inch Pots
Euonymus 'Acutus', also known as Wintercreeper, is a tough ground cover shrub for inhospitable environments. Though it prefers slightly moist soil and partial shade, it endures heat, drought, sun, shade, pollution, and a wide range of soil pH. Plants in 2-1/2 inch pots combine economy with effective coverage.
Name(s): Euonymus fortunei 'Acutus', Euonymus fortunei var. radicans, Euonymus radicans, Euonymus japonicus var. acutus, Euonymus japonicus var. chinensis, Euonymus japonicus var. radicans, Wintercreeper, Winter Creeper.
Flower Color: White.
Bloom Time: Late winter to early spring.
Foliage: Evergreen, glossy.
Height/Spread: 12 inches to 24 inches x 24 inches to 36 inches.
Climate Zones: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9.
Sun Exposure: Full sun to partial shade.
Soil Condition: Moist, well-drained to dry, average to poor, pH 5.1 to 7.8.
Features: Drought tolerant, deer resistant, rabbit resistant.
Uses: Massed planting, ground cover.
Comments: Euonymus fortunei 'Acutus', also known as Euonymus fortunei var. radicans, Euonymus radicans, Euonymus japonicus var. acutus, Euonymus japonicus var. chinensis, Euonymus japonicus var. radicans and Wintercreeper, is a very well-known ground cover. Though very well known, winter creeper is under-rated.
Euonymus prefers moist, well-drained soil conditions in partial shade. But it is a hardy plant that thrives in USDA climate zones 5 to 9. It tolerates full sun, poor soils with a wide pH range in environments given to heat, drought, and pollution. In other words, it will probably grow in your yard. Space 12 inches inches apart.
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