SelecTree: Tree Detail
Photo Locations: Morton Arboretum - Lisle, IL and Arnold Arboretum - Boston, MA.
Utility friendly tree.
Leaves and fruit are slightly toxic.
Has fragrant Leaf.
Native to China.
Oval or Rounded Shape.
Has Deciduous foliage.
Height: 20 feet.
Width: 15 feet.
Growth Rate: 24 Inches per Year.
Longevity 50 to 150 years.
Leaves Elliptic, Medium Green, Red, Deciduous.
Yellow. Flowers in Spring or Summer.
Orange or Pink Capsule, Small (0.25 - 0.50 inches), fruiting in Fall.
Bark Light Green or Light Gray, Blocky or Ridged.
Shading Capacity Rated as Dense in Leaf.
Shading Capacity Rated as Moderate out of Leaf.
Litter Issue is Dry Fruit.
Tree Site Conditions & Constraints
Sunset Zones 1 - 17.
USDA Hardiness Zones 5 - 8.
Exposure Full Sun.
Moist to Dry Soil.
Clay, Loam or Sand Texture.
Highly Acidic to Highly Alkaline Soil pH.
Seaside Tolerance is Not Suited.
Pests & Disease Information
Susceptible to Scales, Powdery Mildew.
Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns
Branch Strength Rated as Medium Strong.
Root Damage Potential Rated as Low.
Poisonous Health Hazard.
Special Uses & Values
Cite this tree:
SelecTree. "Euonymus bungeanus Tree Record." 1995-2019. Mar 19, 2019.
< https://selectree.calpoly.edu/tree-detail/euonymus-bungeanus >