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Euonymus bungeanus

This plant has poison characteristics. See below.
Common Name(s):
Winterberry euonymus
Categories:
Poisonous Plants, Trees
Comment:

Can be grown as shrub or small tree; susceptible to scale

Description:
Deciduous or evergreen shrub with leaves opposite and simple; flowers small, 4-parted, greenish maroon; fruit a reddish, pink, ivory to yellow capsule splitting and showing orange-red seeds
Height:
18-24 ft.
Flower:
Non-showy 0.3 in. yellowish-green flowers in mid-spring; pinkish capsule with pinkish orange seeds
Zones:
4-8
Habit:
Evergreen
Site:
Sun to partial shade; range of soil types except damp
Texture:
Medium
Form:
Rounded; pendulous branches
Poison Part:
All parts
Poison Delivery Mode:
Ingestion
Symptoms:
Vomiting, diarrhea, weakness, chills, coma, and convulsions
Toxic Principle:
Unidentified, possibly a glycoside
Severity:
TOXIC ONLY IF LARGE QUANTITIES EATEN.
Found in:
Forest or natural areas in mixed deciduous forests and low woodlands; weedy in disturbed areas around houses and buildings; land
Width:
10-15 ft.
Growth Rate:
Moderate
Leaf:
2-4 in. opposite, simple leaves; seldom develop fall color

NCCES plant id: 1986

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