The Golden Euonymous is a low-maintenance, ever-green shrub with varigated gold and green, oval leaves. It puts on moderate growth that can be easily prunned into a hedge or used alone anywhere you need a little pop of color and texture.
The Golden Euonymous is one of the most low-maintenance, economical, and versatile landscape shrubs around. The variegated green and gold foliage makes a nice contrast anywhere you need it, be it a hedge or alone for contrast and texture. Easy to grow and maintain, it just needs some sun, well drained soil, and regular watering the first year to get established. After that, it puts on moderate growth that can be easily pruned and kept shaped in a hedge or just left to naturalize into the design.
Easy to grow in average, well-drained soils. Best with full sun in humid climates and afternoon shade in extremely hot climates. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Fertilize in early spring. Prune regularly to maintain shape as a topiary.Pruning time: spring.