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Euonymus atropurpureus var. cheatumii

Euonymus atropurpureus Jacq. var. cheatumii Lundell

Eastern Wahoo

Celastraceae (Bittersweet family)

Synonym(s): Euonymus atropurpurea var. cheatumii


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub , Tree
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 25 feet tall.
Fruit: Pinkish purple.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Purple
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug


Native Habitat: Rich moist woods and thickets, hillsides.

Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Euonymus atropurpureus var. cheatumii in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Euonymus atropurpureus var. cheatumii in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Euonymus atropurpureus var. cheatumii


Record Modified: 2020-10-28
Research By: CBR

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