A sensational accent or natural hedge prized for its intense scarlet red fall coloring. The interesting, compact, mounded form displays attractive rich green leaves spring through summer. Exceptional when featured en masse, at the foreground of larger conifers or evergreen shrubs. Deciduous.
Common Name:Dwarf Burning Bush
Botanical Name:Euonymus alatus 'Compactus'
Watering Needs:Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Botanical Pronunciation:yoo-ON-ih-mus a-LAY-tus kom-PAK-ta
Average landscape size:Moderate growing; reaches 6 to 8 ft. tall, 8 to 10 ft. wide.
Special features:Bird Friendly, Dwarf Plant, Easy Care, Fall Color
Blooms:Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.
Garden styleAsian/Zen, Contemporary