Euonymus japonicus Silver Queen
Silver Queen Japanese Euonymous, Silver Queen Euonymous
Broadleaf evergreen shrub, upright, to 6 ft (1.8 m) tall with a 3 ft (0.9 m) spread, moderate growth rate. Leaves leathery, glossy, light green centers with cream-white variegation on the margins (reportedly more creamy than the silvery margins of E. j. 'Silver King').
Full sun. Will grow in poor soils. Tolerates heat. Sometimes used as a low hedge.
Hardy to USDA Zone (6) 7
Oregon State Univ., campus: North side of Orchard Ave. parking lot west of Cordley Hall.