European Spindletree (Euonymus europaea)
Origin : Europe, Central Asia to river Volga
Environment : alluvial forest edges; on fresh, calcareous and fertile soil
Climate : warm, temperate
The main ornamental features of the European Spindletree are its eye-catching fruits and the yellow to shiny red fall foliage. Hinting at the actively irritating properties of this shrub, it’s genus name Euonymus is associated with that of Euonyme, the mother of the Furies. In former times it was used to make spindles, hence the common name.
Model 1 specs: 3 meters
Model 2 specs: 2 meters
Model 3 specs: 1.5 meters