EUONYMUS japonicus 'Microphyllus Pulchellus'

Commonly known as Spindle

('Microphyllus Aureus') - compact with gold foliage
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EUONYMUS japonicus 'Microphyllus Pulchellus'

 
Available Early Spring 2022 - Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
£13.00 each 
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 10+ for £10.00 each
Any 3+ for £11 each
Delivery Information Available Early Spring 2022

 

  • Evergreen
    Obovate to narrowly oval, toothed, leathery leaves to 2cm (¾in) long.
  • Height
    1m (39in)
  • Spread
    1m (39in)
  • Hedge Ideal for hedging
  • Medium shrub Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
  • Hardy - cold winter Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
    Shelter from cold winds.
  • Partial shade
  • Harmful if eaten These will give you an upset tummy, so please don't eat any of these.
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - can be used as a substitute for box. Good for coastal locations
  • Pests & Diseases
    caterpillars, vine weevil, scale insects, powdery mildew, leaf spot.
  • Place of origin
    Japan, Korea, China.
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Coastal / windswept
  • Suitable for small gardens
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf Colour (if not green)
    Gold variegated
  • Leaf margin
    Serrate see photos above
  • Leaf shape
    Obovate see photos above
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 5
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs that require minimal pruning.
    Action: Trim or lightly cut back shoots that spoil symmetry. Deadhead regularly.
    When: Annually after flowering.

    RHS group 8
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
  • Spring
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  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
  • Wildlife
    Rabbit Resistant
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1m (39in)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  1m (39in)
 

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