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Purple Wintercreeper

Fast Growing and Adaptable

Thrives in a wide range of conditions, from full sun to dense shade. Vining evergreen 4 to 6 in. tall foliage turns purple in fall—lovely cascading over walls. Covers 20 sq. ft. Bareroot.
  • Zone 4 - 8 (-20° F.).
  • Height 4 - 6 inches.
  • Light Required Full sun or shade.

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  • Botanical Name: Euonymus fortunei var. 'Coloratus'
  • Height: 4 - 6 inches.
  • Spacing: 36 inches.
  • Depth: Plant with crown about 1/2 inch below the soil.
  • Spread: 36 - 60 inches.
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun or shade.
  • Color: Greenish-white flowers, not showy.
  • Foliage: Evergreen, glossy green foliage changing to purple in Winter.
  • Blooms: Spring.
  • Form: Perennial. Spreading
  • Soil Requirements: Tolerant of all soils except swampy.
  • Growth Rate: 24 - 60 inches per year once established.
  • Size: 1/4 inch blossoms.
  • Comments: This is an evergreen clinging vine or sub-shrub. Also, an excellent rambling ground cover, with 1 inch leaves that turn purplish in the Fall and retain that color throughout the Winter. Also suitable for slopes, beneath trees or cascading over walls. Hardy to -20 degrees F. Fibrous roots. These plants are very tolerant to most any condition they may encounter. The evergreen growth is a rapid grower. Requires little care. Crowds out weeds and controls erosion. FLOWERS OCCUR ON MATURE SPECIMENS ONLY.

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