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1 Spindle Tree 4-5ft Tall, Euonymus Europaeus, 5L Pots Pink Autumn Berries


1 European Spindle Tree / Euonymus Europaeus

4-5ft Tall in a 5 Litre Pot


Leaves are green in Summer and in the Autumn 4 lobed dark red fruits with orange seeds appear.Max height & spread 10ft/3m.Grow in any fertile soil especially chalk.Great for a native hedge or wood.


Growing Details

Common Name: Spindle tree
Genus: Euonymus
Species: Europae
Skill Level: Beginner
Exposure: Full sun, Partial shade, Shade
Hardiness: Hardy
Soil type: Well-drained/lightClay/heavyChalky/alkalineMoist
Height: 3m
Spread: 3m
Time to prune: May to July


Also known as 'Spindle' or 'Spindleberry' (as the wood was used to make these essential items) this shrub brightens up the hedgerows in the countryside around me in SE UK in the autumn with its shocking pink berries that split to reveal the bright orange seeds inside.


Euonymus Europaeus
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  1. Lovely tree 5

    Posted by Iain Pelling on 2nd Oct 2018

    Great service and thoughtful delivery