A burning bush is a gorgeous landscape plant, it’s very Hardy and it’s very easy to take care of. If the lush is green, this amazing plant gives a scarlet color in spring. Generally, people plant several of them in a roll. pruning burning bushes is not difficult it only needs some basic skills to master it. A burning bush (Euonymus alatus) needs regular pruning to control its growth. A shrub that is hardy in USDA plant hardiness zones 4 to 8 can grow 15 to 20 feet high and 6 to 10 feet wide.