Euonymus Silver Queen
Euonymus japonica 'Silver Queen' has glossy green leaves with cream to silver margins. Its variegated coloring will not fade in sunny conditions and is highly favored for this reason. Its size, adaptability and showy foliage make it a great selection for foundational plantings and hedges. The light, silvery color of Euonymus 'Silver Queen' makes a wonderful backdrop for darker, low growing perennials and groundcover. This shrub can be easily pruned to nearly any shape and size.
- Botanical Name Euonymus japonica 'Silver Queen'
- Zone 6, 7, 8, 9
- Mature Height 3-6 ft.
- Mature Spread 6 ft.
- Sun Exposure Partial Shade, Full Sun
- Growth Rate Moderate
- Flower Color White, Cream
- Foliage Color Green
- Flowering Date Spring, Summer
- Form Upright
- Soil Widely Adaptable
- Moisture Average
- Maintenance Low
- Uses Privacy, Hedge, Ornamental, Screening
- Characteristics Drought Tolerant, Deer Resistant, Showy Foliage