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Dwarf Burning Bush
Dwarf Burning Bush
Dwarf Burning Bush

Dwarf Burning Bush

Euonymus alatus 'Compacta'

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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.

  • Brilliant red foliage in fall
  • Tiny ornamental berries
  • Attracts birds and other wildlife
  • Super versatile—great for border hedging
  • Low-maintenance

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!

Low-maintenance beauty

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
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Light Requirements:Full Sun , Partial Shade
Mature Height:6-8 ft.
Mature Spread:4-6 ft.
Growth Rate:Moderate
Uses:Hedge , Ornamental , Privacy , Screening
Characteristics:Dramatic foliage color , Drought Tolerant , Showy Foliage