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Canotia holacanthaCrucifixion Thorn
Celastrus scandensAmerican Bittersweet 
Euonymus americanusAmerican Strawberry Bush
Strawberry Bush
Brook Euonymus
Bursting Heart
Euonymus atropurpureusBurningbush
Eastern Wahoo
Burning Bush
Spindle Tree
Euonymus atropurpureus var. atropurpureusEastern Wahoo 
Euonymus obovatusRunning Strawberry Bush
Running Euonymus
Mortonia greggiiGregg's Saddlebush
Mortonia scabrellaRio Grande Saddlebush 
Mortonia sempervirensRio Grande Saddlebush 
Paxistima canbyiCanby's Mountain-lover 
Paxistima myrsinitesOregon Boxleaf
Myrtle Boxwood
Mountain Lover
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Light requirement
 Sun - 6 or more hrs
 Part shade - 2 to 6 hrs
 Shade - 2 hrs or less

Soil moisture
 Dry - no signs of moisture
 Moist - looks & feels damp
 Wet - saturated

Bloom Time
 Jan  Feb  Mar
 Apr  May  Jun
 Jul  Aug  Sep
 Oct  Nov  Dec
Bloom Color
 White  Red  Pink
 Orange  Yellow  Green
 Blue  Purple  Violet
 Brown  Black

Height (in feet)
 0-1  1-3  3-6  6-12
 12-36  36-72  72-100
 More than 100

Leaf Arrangement

Leaf Retention