Euonymus fortunei Emerald Gaiety (Wintercreeper)

Variegated glossy, deep emerald-green foliage with irregular creamy-white margins. Leaf margins turn pink as the temperature drops. Can be trained to climb. An annual trim after flowering will help it maintain its attractive shape. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms mid spring to winter
3-5 ft tall x 3-6 ft spread
Attracts birds
Tolerant to juglone
Drought tolerant
Groundcover

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Zone Zone 5
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
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
Moderate salt tolerance
Drought tolerant
Ground cover

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Smooth-margined, narrow, glossy dark green foliage retains it colour into the fall but may have a bronze tinge in winter. Inconspicuous blooms. Slow growth rate. Ideal for topiary. Dense upright conical habit.

Blooms early spring
3-5 ft tall x 2-3 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Evergreen
Drought tolerant
Moderate salt tolerance
Fragrant insignificant flowers

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White or near-white flowers bloom on old wood in late spring, followed by clusters of berries in late summer. Beautiful red stems stand out in the winter landscape. Compact upright habit. Moderate growth rate.

Early spring to summer, with winter interest
3-5 ft tall x 3-5 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Deer and rabbit resistant
Attracts birds and butterflies

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This interesting perennial features bright green spears bearing tiny, drooping, tubular flowers that fade from orange-red tops to creamy white bases, atop foliage of strap-shaped basal leaves. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early summer to early fall
2.5 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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A showstopping landscape shrub like no other- this magnificent rebloomer features serrated foliage that starts out a glowing orange shade, turning bright yellow while the flowers emerge a lovely pink colour. Because it does not produce seeds, all of the spiraeas energy goes into flowering, so it has seasons-long interest. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late spring to early fall
2-3 ft tall x 2-3 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds
Deciduous
Drought tolerant
Deer and rabbit resistant
Rebloomer

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This dwarf deciduous shrub boasts pinkish-purple trumpet shaped flowers on stunning variegated cream and mint green foliage that takes on red and copper tones and creates vivid interest in the garden. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late spring to early summer
1-1.5 ft tall x 1-1.5 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant

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White flowers with an orange-yellow eye bloom in clusters on dark green, narrow, elliptic, and semi-glossy foliage, with sporadic blooms on new growth. Slow growth rate.

Blooms May to September
2-3 ft tall x 2-3 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Deer and rabbit resistant
Fragrant

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Lustrous, oval dark green foliage with serrated edges of gold turn pinkish-red in the fall. Low growing erect to semi-erect form but can be trained to climb. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms mid spring to winter
1-2 ft tall x 2-4 ft spread
Attracts birds
Tolerant to juglone
Drought tolerant
Groundcover

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