Euonymus alatus Compactus (Dwarf Burning Bush)

Leaves are rich green in the spring and summer and turn a brilliant shade of scarlet red in the fall. When the leaves drop, the very distinct square-shaped green branches with tan strips are revealed with orange-coated seeds. Fast growth rate.

Blooms late spring to winter
9-10 ft tall x 9-10 ft spread
Attracts birds
Tolerant to juglone

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Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Moderate Moisture

White flowers adorned with a gold centre on green foliage grow in a compact, bushy habit. Fast growth rate.

Blooms late summer to early fall
0.5 ft tall x 0.5-1 ft wide
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts birds and butterflies
Drought tolerant
Ground cover
Moderate salt tolerance

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White blooms and broad, ovate leaves emerge in spring, followed by clusters of berries in late summer. Showy yellow, orange, and coral stems stand out in the winter landscape.  Upright habit.

Blooms late spring to early summer
3-4′ tall x 4-5′ spread
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts birds and butterflies
Fragrant

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Dense tufts of fine, deep metallic blue blades form a compact mound, with upright flower plumes of beige appearing in the summer. The leaves retain their colour all season. Fast growth rate.

Blooms early spring to mid-summer
0.5-1 ft tall x 0.5-1 ft spread
Heat tolerant
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Tolerant to juglone
Salt tolerant

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Dense clumps of tall, upright bright green blades that turn fiery burgundy in summer, then deepen in colour in fall, then goes dormant in winter. Among the foliage are panicles of silvery-white spikelets. Slow growth rate.

Blooms late summer to early fall
1-2 ft tall x 1-2 ft spread
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Tolerant to juglone
Attracts butterflies

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This interesting perennial features bright green spears bearing tiny, drooping, tubular flowers of cinnamon red atop foliage of strap-shaped basal leaves. Fast growth rate.

Blooms early summer to early fall
2 ft tall x 1-1.5 ft spread
HARDY to -10°F (-23.3°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Drought tolerant
Deer and rabbit resistant
Rebloomer

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This graceful clump-forming warm season grass features narrow medium-to-deep green leaves that lighten to gold, then to beige in autumn, while showy creamy pink bottlebrush flower panicles appear in late summer. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late summer
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
2-3 ft tall x 2-3 ft wide
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Tolerant to juglone

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Clusters of bell-shaped, deep cherry pink blooms drop gently on dense branches above dark green foliage that matures to scarlet with orange, yellow, and purple hues. Slow growth rate.

Blooms late spring to early summer
6-10 ft tall x 4-6 ft spread

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Leaves are rich green in the spring and summer and turn a brilliant shade of scarlet red in the fall. When the leaves drop, the very distinct warty brown and add attractive winter interest. Fast growth rate.

Blooms late spring to winter
6 ft tall x 6 ft spread
Attracts birds
Tolerant to juglone

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