Euonymus japonicus Thunb., Nova Acta Regiae Soc. Sci. Upsal. 3: 208 1780. (syn: Elaeodendron javanicum Turcz.; Euonymus carrierei Dippel; Euonymus fortunei var. alticola Hand.-Mazz.; Euonymus japonicus f. albomarginatus (T.Moore) Rehder ………………….; Euonymus pulchellus Dippel; Euonymus repens Carrière; Masakia japonica (Thunb.) Nakai; Pragmotessara japonica Pierre (Unresolved)):
Japanese spindletree, Evergreen Euonymus, Evergreen spindle, Spindle tree;
It is an evergreen shrub or small tree growing to 2–8 m (6 ft 7 in–26 ft 3 in) tall, with opposite, oval leaves 3–7 cm long with finely serrated margins. The flowers are inconspicuous, greenish-white, 5 mm diameter. In autumn, orange fruit hangs below the flaring pink seed coverings.
Euonymus japonicus is a popular ornamental plant for parks and gardens, both in its native area and also in Europe and North America. In particular the numerous cultivars which have been selected (often with variegated or yellow leaves) are widely grown in all soil types in sun or shade.
(From Wikipedia on 16.1.14)
Celastraceae Fortnight: Euonymus japonicus ‘Aureomarginatus’ from California-GS-4 : Attachments (2). 1 post by 1 author.
Euonymus japonicus ‘Aureomarginatus’, a cultivar with yellow margined leaves photographed from Sunnyvale, California
Celastraceae Fortnight: Euonymus japonicus from Kashmir-GS-5 : Attachments (3). 2 posts by 2 authors.
Euonymus japonicus, a very commonly planted hedge plant in Kashmir valley.
Excellent images Sir..
This small tree was recorded from Shimla.. please help to conclude..
It is an ornamental plant and mostly used as hedges in gardens.
I do have the same in my house but it was left untrimmed and thus
had become a small tree now.
ID please : 6 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (2) – 1 MB & 4 MB.
Is it Euphorbia plant. The picture has been taken in front of a house in Germany.
I have no idea about this exotic ornamental plant.
Euonymus japonicus Thunb. ?? : 6 posts by 2 authors.