|In temperate climates, these deciduous or evergreen shrubs, small trees, ground covers or evergreen climbing vines are valued for their foliage and form. Use larger types as landscape plants, and prune to shape and control growth. Fruits are colorful, with pink, red, orange or yellow hulls. Their orange seeds attract birds. Flowers are inconspicuous. All grow in most soils. Some evergreens tolerate city and coastal conditions and are hardy in cold and hot climates. Water moderately until established. Prune to shape at any time.
This upright shrub has large, leathery green leaves with silvery white margins. Greenish white flowers are sometimes followed by pink fruits. Reaches 3 to 6 feet tall and wide. When planted in full sun, keep soil moist.
Attributes - Euonymus japonica 'Silver King'
Plant Type: Shrub
Bloom Season: Late Spring through Mid Summer
Flower Color: White
Height: 3 ft. to 6 ft.
Width: 6 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun
Climate: Zones 6, 7, 8, 9
Notes: Thrives in Acid Soil, Alkaline Soil, Dry Climates, Hot Climates. Drought Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Poisonous, Showy Flowers. Susceptible to Aphids, Black Spot, Scales, Spider Mites, Thrips, Whiteflies.