Dwarf Japanese Euonymus
Japan, Korea and China
Euonymus japonicus 'Jean Hugues' is a dense, compact shrub with lovely bright dark green glossy evergreen foliage.
It is an slow growing broadleaf evergreen shrub to 1-2 feet tall , distinctly upright branches, dense, formal and nearly as wide. Small, variegated leaves with inconspicuous flowers.Tiny leaves are green edged in white, ovate-lanceolate, 1.2-2.5 cm long
Easily grown in average, medium moisture, well-drained soils in full sun to part shade. Tolerates significant amounts of shade. Also tolerates a wide range of soils and soil conditions, except for wet ones.
Established plants tolerate some drought. It is not particular as to soil type or pH, and is able to handle environmental salt
This shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and can be pruned at anytime
Dwarf Japanese Euonymus is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a mounded form. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants with less refined foliage. The handsome, formal appearance to this compact evergreen shrub creates a perfect low hedge that requires minimal trimming
Make sure watering is done once the soil goes dry. Although the soil can remain moist, but it should not turn soggy/wet. Having drainage hole in the pots goes a long way in ensuring there is no water stagnating on top of the soil. You can spray the plant occasionally.
Fertilise the plant once a month in summers however Don't feed any fertiliser in winters. Giving fertiliser to the plant ensures nutrients going in which keeps it healthy. Keep an eye on the leaves of the plant to know any symptoms for watering or sunlight.