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Euonymus japonicus 'Ovatus Aureus'
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common name: Japanese Spindle
synonyms: Euonymus japonicus 'Marieke', Euonymus japonicus 'Aureovariegatus'
yellow & green
poisonous or irritant
full sun, part shade
dry soil, moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -10°C
USDA zone: 8 to 9
Dense evergreen shrub. Variegated leaves of dark green broadly edged with bright yellow. Insignificant flowers.
Any well drained soil in sun or part shade. Best colour in sun. Drought tolerant when established, trouble-free and undemanding but will not survive in areas subject to very hard frosts.
Can be trimed to size and shape.