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Euonymus fortunei 'Coloratus' - Purple Leaf Wintercreeper

Groundcovers

Euonymus fortunei 'Coloratus'

Wintercreeper

Purple Leaf Wintercreeper is an excellent groundcover with deep green summer foliage that turns plum color in winter. Euonymus fortunei 'Coloratus' is perfect for large area coverage, hillsides and areas not easily accessed for care. Forms a dense, weed-smothering ground cover and can be trained as a climbing vine.

Wintercreeper Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Harmful if eaten. Spreads rapidly by creeping stems which root where they touch the ground.

Height:

6-12 Inches

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Spread:

12-36 Inches

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Hardiness Zone:

4 - 9

Characteristics & Attributes for Euonymus fortunei 'Coloratus'

Exposure
Sun
Partial Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Critter Resistance
Rabbit Resistant
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Winter
Spring
Summer
Fall
Attributes
Naturalizing
Evergreen
Ground Cover
Great Foliage
Border or Bed
Mass Planting
Edging
Drought Tolerant
Foliage Color
Burgundy
Green
Purple
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