Although no records of toxicity have been seen for this species, a number of plants in this genus are suspected of being poisonous and so some caution is advised.
. No further details. This report should be treated with some caution since many members of this genus are poisonous.
There are no material uses listed for Euonymus tanakae.
There are no medicinal uses listed for Euonymus tanakae.
Seed - best sown as soon as it is ripe in a cold frame
. Stored seed requires 3 months cold stratification, so should be sown as early in the year as possible in a cold frame
. The seed can take 18 months to germinate. When they are large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out into individual pots and grow them on in the greenhouse for at least their first winter. Plant them out into their permanent positions in late spring or early summer, after the last expected frosts.
Cuttings of half-ripe wood, 5 - 7cm long taken at a node or with a heel, July/August in a frame. Very easy
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We have very little information on this species and do not know if it will be hardy in Britain, though judging by its native range it could succeed outdoors at least in the milder parts of this country. The following notes are based on the general needs of the genus.
Thriving in almost any soil, including chalk, it is particularly suited to dry shaded areas
. Prefers a well-drained loamy soil
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Associations & Interactions
There are no interactions listed for Euonymus tanakae. Do you know of an interaction that should be listed here? edit this page to add it.
Polycultures & Guilds
There are no polycultures listed which include Euonymus tanakae.
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