Buxus x var. insularis 'Winter Gem'

Winter Gem Boxwood

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Shrub
Growth Rate - Slow
Mature Height - 2'
Mature Width - 2'
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - Ivory flowers fragrant but not showy. In axillary or terminal clusters, March-April
Fruit - 3 celled capsule, seeds shining black.
Leaf -
Fall Color - Evergreen
Bark -
Other Features - Quite comparable to 'Wintergreen' with all the traits of that cultivar. Might be a rename.
Possible Use -
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Transplants balled/burlapped and container in well drained soil. Sun to partial shade.
Native Habitat - Japan, Zones 5-7
Diseases and Insects - Canker, blight, leaf spots, root rot, sun scald and Boxwood mite.
Strength -
Weakness -

Plants of this taxon:
Bed 74

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.