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Purpleleaf Wintercreeper

Purpleleaf Wintercreeper

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The Purpleleaf Wintercreeper is an attractive and versatile plant that features deep purple foliage that can add a unique pop of colour to any garden or landscape. This evergreen plant can be used as a ground cover, trained to climb walls or fences, or used in containers. Its low maintenance requirements make it an easy-to-care-for option for gardeners who want a plant that can thrive in a variety of environments. Once established, the Purpleleaf Wintercreeper is drought-tolerant and relatively pest and disease-resistant. Its unique purple foliage can intensify in colder temperatures, making it a great option for winter interest.

Care Guide

  • Watering: Purpleleaf Wintercreeper refers consistently moist soil, so water deeply and regularly, especially during hot and dry spells. Avoid overwatering, which can lead to root rot.
  • Pruning: You can prune Purpleleaf Wintercreeper in early spring before new growth emerges or in late summer after the first flush of growth has slowed down. Prune lightly to maintain the desired shape and size, and to encourage bushier growth However, avoid pruning too close to the first frost, as this can stimulate new growth that may be vulnerable to cold injury.
  • (Optional):Fertilize: Purpleleaf Wintercreeper does not require heavy fertilization, but you can apply a balanced fertilizer in early spring and again in late summer to promote healthy growth and colour.

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Planting Instructions

Planting trees or plants is easy! First, begin by digging a hole that's twice as wide as the root ball and just as deep. Place the tree or plant in the hole and add some bonemeal fertilizer. Backfill with fresh soil if needed and water thoroughly. Water regularly until roots are established to keep the plant healthy. Enjoy your new tree or plant!


Latin Name

Euonymus fortunei 'Coloratus'

Common Name

Purpleleaf Wintercreeper

Current Size

Approx. 1-2ft

Hardiness Zone


Bloom Time


Mature Width

5 ft

Mature Height

24-48 Inches

Growth Rate



Full Sun


Late Winter/Early Spring


Approx. 1-2 times per week