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Synonyms for spindle
(biology) tiny fibers that are seen in cell division
a piece of wood that has been turned on a lathe
any of various rotating shafts that serve as axes for larger rotating parts
a stick or pin used to twist the yarn in spinning
any holding device consisting of a rigid, sharp-pointed object
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I have a lovely spindle bush
which is just starting to colour up for autumn.
To avoid disappointment during this difficult season, find room in a sunny border or large pot for the reliable and easy to grow spindle bush
, Euonymus alatus.
If you want stunning autumn colour, then look no further than the spindle bush
(pictured left), a shrub which grows to around 6ft and produces brilliant red foliage before its leaves drop.
Berried plants including the spindle bush
, the rowan, holly and hawthorn are also a magnet to birds.
Look out for euonymus alatus, the spindle bush
, a world away from the compact, variegated evergreen forms we use for shady gardens and winter hanging baskets.