Scientific Name: Euonymus alatus Form: Oval - horizontal
Common Name:burning bush, winged euonymus, winged burning bush Texture:Medium
Family Name:CelastraceaeHabit: Horizontal, Dense, Spreading
Plant Type: Shrub - deciduous Mature Size (ht. X w.):2 - 3m x 2 - 3m
Origin: S.E. Asia / Japan / China Hardiness Zone:Zone 3: (-40 to -34 C)
Leaves: Simple, Opposite, Soft flexible, Pinnate venation, Glabrous, Elliptic, Obovate, Serrate
Flowers: Cyme, Green-yellow, May- Jun
Fruit: Capsule, (Accessory tissue), Orange, Red, Magenta, Aug- Sep- Oct
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade, Filtered shade, Deep shade
Soil: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Fall interest, Filler, Group or mass planting, Mixed shrub border, Screening, Specimen plant, Winter interest
Key ID Features:Shrub 4-angled, corky 'winged' shoots, (alatus means winged); leaves oblanceolate, toothed, dark green, mostly opposite (rarely alternate); fruit capsule, reddish-purple, orange arils.