The Burning Bush, or Euonymus Alatus, is a deciduous plant that delivers green, blue green, foliage in the spring and summer. While in the fall the leaves turn to a fabulous flaming red color, giving the bush its name. Once established this bush is easy to grow since it will grow in any soil condition. Though it's preference is moist and well drained soil, it can also handle drought conditions well.
If planted in the shade it will not deliver those fabulous flaming red leaves in the fall, so be sure to plant in full sun. With its fast growth the Burning Bush makes a perfect accent plant, or for an even more eye catching display you can plant in groupings. The burning bush can be used for borders and hedges as well. With a line of of brilliant green in the spring and summer your neighbors will be amazed when in the fall your hedge turns into a brilliant display with its flaming red leaves.
So there you have it. An easy to grow bush that will deliver a gorgeous flaming red color, and it can be used for a hedge or as an accent plant.