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EUONYMUS fortunei 'Tricolor'
Tricolor Wintercreeper, Wintercreeper
Tricolor wintercreeper is a low growing evergreen shrub with a compact rounded habit. It originates from China and is grown for its attractive glossy variegated leaves. These are dark green with variable white and cream markings and turn pink hues in the fall and winter.
This shade-loving ornamental is tolerant of a wide range of soils and soil conditions. In colder climates it may suffer from winter burn if exposed to too much light and wind. It is a vigorous plant that is well suited to foundation plantings and mixed borders.
9 - 2
5 - 9
H1, 2b, 3a, 3b, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24
Full Sun, Partial Sun, Partial Shade, Full Shade
1'-3' / 0.3m - 0.9m (2)
3'-4' / 0.9m - 1.2m (4)
Early Summer, Summer
Acidic, Neutral, Alkaline
Clay, Loam, Sand
Pollution, Drought, Soil Compaction
Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
White, Orange Red
White, Dark Green, Ivory
White, Dark Green, Pink, Ivory
Green, Brown, Gray
Feature Plant, Foundation, Mixed Border, Rock Garden / Wall
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