This native, deciduous shrub creates a colourful display in autumn when its leaves turn brilliant shades of red and its strange, four-lobed fruit split to reveal bright orange seeds. Tolerant of many soil types, including chalk, it is, unfortunately the winter host of broad bean blackfly.
Plant type: Native shrub
Flower colour: Green
Foliage colour: Mid-green
Feature: Attractive seed-heads, Autumn colour, Flowers
Sun exposure: Full sun, Partial shade
Soil: Well-drained/light, Clay/heavy, Chalky/alkaline, Dry
Skill level: Beginner
Time to plant seeds: October to January
Flowering period: May to June
Be the first reader to review the Euonymus europaeus Spindle tree!
Add your own review
Please register or login to add a review