A Tasmanian evergreen which requires the protection of a wall in northern climes. It bears small white flowers in spring.
A deciduous shrub with compound leaves, grey spiny stems and globular heads of bloom. It bears dark purple fruit. Two other Chinese species aie offered: senticosus and Simoni; they are rare shrubs with palmate leaves.
A Chinese shrub with large glossy leaves from which gutta percha can be made; but the seeds yield more. It is of little garden interest.
Sanguinea is a deciduous species with toothed leaves which become rich crimson in autumn. Alatus, the winged Euonymus, is remarkable for its beautiful tint of rose in autumn.