Euonymus atropurpureus

Found in bottomland forest. Attractive to birds. Intolerant of poorly drained, wet locations. Do not confuse with the garden escape burning bush (Euonymus alatus) which has much brighter fall foliage but is invasive. 

Mentioned in Solidago

Plant Information

Common Name(s): 
American wahoo
Type: 
Native
Shrubs, Trees
Moisture: 
Dry
Moist
Light: 
Sun
Part Sun
Soil: 
Humus-rich Woodland
Showy fruit

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