Evergreen foliage is attractive, varying from green to green mixed with white or yellow (depending on cultivar selected).
Sun to shade; moist, well drained soils are best, but also tolerates dryness; tolerant of alkaline soils.
Numerous cultivars ar available, but they vary in their cold hardiness. Some common cultivars are:
- 'Coloratus'- 1 foot tall; green leaves that turn red-purple in winter; hardy to zone 5.
- 'Gold Prince'-2 feet tall; new foliage bright gold, changing to green with age.
- 'Vegetus'-green leaves, hardy to zone 5.
(Height varies greatly depending on cultivar selected.)
5 - 8
June - July
Additional pests and problems that may affect this plant:
Euonymus scale and crown gall are serious problems on this plant. Euonymus can also be attacked by anthracnose, powdery mildew and aphids.
This plant is also used as a groundcover. Some cultivars can also function as shrubs.
This vine is woody and evergreen.