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A striking shrub that showcases brilliant red leaves in the fall, the Dwarf Burning Bush (Euonymus alatus 'Compacta') is a medium-sized plant ideal for use as border hedging to create a natural privacy screen.
A spectacular showcase of bright red color
Offering deep green leaves throughout the summer before transitioning to vibrant red foliage in the fall, the Dwarf Burning Bush is truly a majestic shrub to see! As a gardener, you’ll enjoy watching the magic unfold each year as the foliage shifts to its fiery red color.
Supports a healthy ecosystem by attracting birds and wildlife
Delicate green flowers that pop up in late spring transform into purplish berries in fall. These tiny fruits attract a variety of birds, diversifying and enriching the ecosystem found in your backyard!
An extremely hardy option for backyard gardening, the Dwarf Burning Bush requires very little upkeep. Occasional pruning can help maintain a manicured shape, but the natural growth of this shrub results in a beautiful unkempt look that appeals to a more natural aesthetic.
Versatile—great for border hedging, privacy screens or color contrast
The robust nature of this shrub allows it to perform wonderfully as border hedging, creating a natural privacy screen. It can also be used to create continuous, yearlong color balance, serving as a deep green backdrop for springtime bloomers while providing accent color in the fall.
If you’re looking for a stunning shrub, add the Dwarf Burning Bush into your landscape plan!
|Botanical Name:||Euonymus alatus 'Compacta'|
|Growing Zones:||4 , 5 , 6 , 7 , 8|
|What's my zone?||
|Light Requirements:||Full Sun , Partial Shade|
|Mature Height:||6-8 ft.|
|Mature Spread:||4-6 ft.|
|Uses:||Hedge , Ornamental , Privacy , Screening|
|Characteristics:||Dramatic foliage color , Drought Tolerant , Showy Foliage|