2-3 Litre Pot
- Position: Full sun, partial shade
- Soil: Moist, well drained
- Growth Rate: Average
- Flowering Period: Summer
- Hardiness: H5
- Eventual Height: 0.5 – 1m
- Eventual Spread: 0.1 – 0.5m
Euonymus Green Rocket, commonly known as ‘Spindle’ is a fast-growing evergreen shrub that is known for its lush, green foliage and compact growth habit. This plant is native to Japan, China, and Korea, where it has been grown for centuries for its ornamental qualities. In the garden, it is prized for its versatility and ability to thrive in a wide range of growing conditions.
The plant is often used as a hedge or screen, as it can grow up to 1 metre tall and 1/2 metre wide, making it ideal for creating a dense, green barrier. The leaves of Euonymus Green Rocket are small and oval-shaped and are a bright green colour that provides a lush and vibrant backdrop for other plants in the garden.
If you’re looking to incorporate Euonymus Green Rocket into your landscape, you’ll find that it is easy to grow and care for, making it a great choice for both seasoned and beginner gardeners, whether you’re using it as a hedge, screen, or simply as an accent plant, you are sure to enjoy its lush green foliage for years to come.
How to care for your Euonymus Green Rocket
- Light: Provide bright, indirect light or partial shade.
- Water: Water regularly and thoroughly, allowing the soil to dry out slightly between waterings.
- Soil: Plant in well-draining soil and provide good air circulation.
- Fertiliser: Fertilise monthly during the growing season with a balanced fertiliser.
- Pruning: Prune to control size and shape, and to promote healthy growth, if desired.