Burning Bush

Burning Bush

Euonymus alatus

This excellent hedge plant has an attractive corky bark,  slightly winged branches and thick, deep green leaves that turn a burning crimson-red color in autumn.

Small yellow flowers in mid-summer are followed by fruit that ranges in color from pink to orange or red. It is low maintenance once established.


Type of Plant: Deciduous Shrub

Distinguishing Characteristics: Moderate growth rate eventually reaching 8-10'

Water Use: Moderate

Flower Color: Yellow

Sun/Location: Full Sun