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Euonymus fortunei (Turcz. ) Hand. -Mazz.
CLIMBING EUONYMUS
Winter Creeper; Wintercreeper

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Euonymus fortunei, whole tree or vine - general
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Euonymus fortunei, whole tree or vine - general
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Euonymus fortunei, whole tree or vine - general

Euonymus fortunei, whole tree or vine - general
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Euonymus fortunei, whole tree or vine - general
Euonymus fortunei, whole tree or vine - general
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Euonymus fortunei, whole tree or vine - general

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Euonymus fortunei, fruit - as borne on the plant
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Euonymus fortunei, whole tree or vine - winter
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Euonymus fortunei, whole tree or vine - winter

Euonymus fortunei, fruit - as borne on the plant
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Euonymus fortunei, fruit - as borne on the plant
Euonymus fortunei
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Euonymus fortunei

Euonymus fortunei
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Euonymus fortunei
Euonymus fortunei, Climbing euonymus, plant
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Euonymus fortunei, Climbing euonymus, plant

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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Botryosphaeriaceae  Phyllosticta euonymi @ BPI (1)
Mycosphaerellaceae  Septoria spiculispora @ BPI (1)
Valsaceae  Cytospora euonymi @ BPI (1)

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Euonymus fortunei (Turcz.) Hand.-Mazz. Winter Creeper
Celastraceae — Bittersweet family
Invasive non-native
Euonymus fortunei
Probably planted in the neighbor's yard long ago, it looks wild now. The backyard
August 2009

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Euonymus fortunei (Turcz.) Hand.-Maz.
winter creeper


General Information
Symbol: EUFO5
Group: Dicot
Family: Celastraceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Shrub
Native Status : CAN   I
L48   I
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Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Rosidae
Order Celastrales
Family Celastraceae – Bittersweet family
Genus Euonymus L. – spindletree
Species Euonymus fortunei (Turcz.) Hand.-Maz. – winter creeper

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 2 subspecies of Euonymus fortunei . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for subspecies profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Euonymus fortunei</i>
(Turcz.) Hand.-Maz. var. <i>
fortunei </i>
Euonymus fortunei var. fortunei
winter creeper Distribution of <i>
Euonymus fortunei</i>
(Turcz.) Hand.-Maz. var. <i>
radicans</i>
(Siebold ex Miq.) Rehder
Euonymus fortunei var. radicans
winter creeper

Legal Status

U.S. Weed Information
Euonymus fortunei climbing euonymus winter creeper This plant can be weedy or invasive according to the authoritative sources noted below.This plant may be known by one or more common names in different places, and some are listed above. Click on an acronym to view each weed list, or click here for a composite list of Weeds of the U.S.
SEEPPC Southeast Exotic Pest Plant Council. 1996. Invasive exotic pest plants in Tennessee (19 October 1999). Research Committee of the Tennessee Exotic Pest Plant Council. Tennessee.
WI Hoffman, R.and K. Kearns (eds.). 1997. Wisconsin manual of control recommendations for ecologically invasive plants . Wisconsin Dept. Natural Resources. Madison, Wisconsin.

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Euonymus fortunei
Euonymus fortunei
Climbing Euonymus
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Euonymus fortunei
Euonymus fortunei
ID: 0000 0000 0506 1911 [detail]
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