Green Velvet Boxwood
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - ShrubGrowth Rate - SlowMature Height - 4'Mature Width - 4'Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Ivory flowers fragrant but not showy. In axillary or terminal clusters, March-AprilFruit - 3 celled capsule, seeds shining black.Leaf - Fall Color - EvergreenBark - Other Features - Similar to 'Green Gem'Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Transplants balled/ burlapped or container, roots easily. Cool, moist, well drained soilNative Habitat - Japan. A combination of var. Koreana and B. Sempervirens introduced in Oakville, Ontario, Canada. Zones 4-7Diseases and Insects - Heavy clay soil and full sun could cause leaf color change to orange- bronze-green. Full color returns in April.Strength - Weakness - hedge, foundation plant, formal gardensPlants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Boxwood.- Other plants of the family Buxaceae.- Other plants of the genus Buxus.- Other plants of the species Buxus x.