Euonymus fortunei 'Emerald Gaiety'

Euonymus fortunei 'Emerald Gaiety'

1.5 litre pot £8.99
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<UL><LI><B>Position:</B> full sun or partial shade<LI><B>Soil:</B> any well-drained soil<LI><B>Rate of growth:</B> fast-growing<LI><B>Flowering period:</B> May and June<LI><B>Hardiness:</B> fully hardy<br><br>Clusters of insignificant, green flowers appear in May and June among small, lustrous, green leaves with white margins that are pink-tinged in winter. This popular, bushy, variegated, evergreen shrub makes excellent groundcover and is a mainstay of low-maintenance gardens, but it also makes a good foil for more ornamental flowering shrubs. It is tough and will thrive in any well-drained border in sun or partial shade.<br><br><LI><B>Garden care:</B> Tip prune young plants in mid to late spring to encourage bushy growth and apply a generous 5-7cm (2-3in) mulch of well-rotted garden compost or manure around the base of the plant. Remove any plain green-leaved shoots as soon as they appear, cutting them back to the original branch.</li></ul>
  • Harmful if eaten

  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: any well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: fast-growing
  • Flowering period: May and June
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    Clusters of insignificant, green flowers appear in May and June among small, lustrous, green leaves with white margins that are pink-tinged in winter. This popular, bushy, variegated, evergreen shrub makes excellent groundcover and is a mainstay of low-maintenance gardens, but it also makes a good foil for more ornamental flowering shrubs. It is tough and will thrive in any well-drained border in sun or partial shade.

  • Garden care: Tip prune young plants in mid to late spring to encourage bushy growth and apply a generous 5-7cm (2-3in) mulch of well-rotted garden compost or manure around the base of the plant. Remove any plain green-leaved shoots as soon as they appear, cutting them back to the original branch.

  • Harmful if eaten
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"Cool cream and green splashed evergreen with pink highlights in winter - picks up plum hellebores with all the piquancy of real custard on Victoria plums"

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