Photo Courtesy of Meridian Young Plants

Euonymus fortunei Coloratus (Purple Leaf Wintercreeper)

Lustrous, oval-shaped dark green leaves turn dark purple in the fall and winter. Trailing ground cover spreading by a rooting system as it grows. When it reaches a vertical surface, it starts to climb. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms mid spring to winter
1-2 ft tall x 1.5-2 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts birds
Tolerant to juglone


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate Moisture