Easy to Grow, Makes a Great Hedge!The Boxwood ‘Emerald Jewel’, Buxus microphylla var. koreana, has lush emerald green foliage and is ideal as a hedge or planted in mass.The ‘Emerald Jewel’ can also be used near water gardens or ponds, in rock gardens, as an accent plant, or border plants.It is best to mulch to keep root system cool and moist; the evergreen foliage needs to be protected from drying winds, especially in winter.When pruning boxwood into a hedge, make sure the bottom is left wider than the top. This allows more light to reach the lower branches and the hedge is less likely to thin at the bottom.This adorable miniature boxwood is deer and drought tolerant, vigorous, and very winter hardy! Fragrant inconsequential flowers are creamy white to yellow in color.* Ideal hedge* Deer resistent* Very cold hardy.
Small Versatile EvergreenGreen Gem Boxwood is a broadleaf evergreen noted for its globular shape and excellent winter hardiness. These make an exceptional shrub border, especially with selective pruning. Its globular appearance also would make it wonderful in a mixed border or at the edge of your perennial bed for some definition. Green Gems even do well in containers.Your Green Gem Boxwood features oval, dark green leaves with an attractive, glossy finish that holds its color well during the winter months. With very little pruning, this adorable little evergreen will hold the shape of a 2-foot round ball. It’s the perfect accompaniment to many of your plantings and a vibrant addition to your landscape wherever you place it.Green Gem Boxwood is noted for requiring little pruning. It grows to about 2 feet at maturity, maintains good green winter color, and is well suited for low formal hedges. Green Gem is best suited in a sheltered location which protects it in winter from strong winds and full sun, but is quite hardy, even tolerating some drought. It has no serious disease or pest problems, including that both deer and rabbits tend to leave it alone.If you’re looking for a tiny evergreen that welcomes your attention but doesn’t demand it, then Green Gem Evergreen is for you. It’s hard to find a diminutive evergreen so adaptive and carefree!* Versatile evergreen* Winter hardy.
Timeless Plant With Dark Foliage All WinterSome plants are so much a part of garden culture that it’s hard to imagine a landscape without them. Boxwood (Buxus) are plants like that. From the palace gardens of Versailles to the Victorian Painted Ladies in San Francisco, boxwoods are in the picture.A plant doesn’t attain that status without good reason. Boxwood North Star (Buxus sempervirens ‘North Star’™) is a superb new hardy boxwood that lives up to the legend. North Star™ features very dark foliage with a dense globe shape that requires little if any pruning.North Star™ is perfect for the classic boxwood hedge of English garden fame that so many gardeners crave. This boxwood would be perfectly happy being the formal gatekeeper to any garden bed.Perhaps, though, you aren’t interested in a formal hedge, but lean more toward plants shaped like hearts or bunnies or frogs. North Star™ Boxwood can be sheared into just about any shape and responds well to harsh pruning.This boxwood stays emerald green all year, providing a beautiful counterpoint to a dreary winter and a refreshing sharpness to the dog days of summer. It does fine in full sun or part shade and isn’t picky about soil. It has its preferences, of course, and does best in an alkaline bed.If your vision of a garden includes classic lines and timeless plants, you can’t go off course having North Star™ as your guide.* Dark Green Foliage All Winter * Globe Shape* Little Pruning Required* Great for Topiary.
The Boxwood Common America Pom Pom, Buxus Common American Pom Pom, is easily the most versatile and useful Boxwood when it comes to creating outdoor plants. It is a slow-growing shrub that is evergreen and extremely cold hardy, drought tolerant and disease resistant. American Pom Pom has a round, mounded form, like a pom pom and has dark glossy leaves; dense and becomes even more dense when it is trimmed. Boxwoods are easy maintenance which is the key for boxwoods of all varieties. Ameican Pom Pom will grow in most soils, but avoid heavy clay. It is best to amend the soil, if needed, with silt, sand, or an organic material. Prune after new growth becomes woody (early June) and new growth will appear again in the middle of August. Plant in sun to partial sun in well drained soil..
Hardy, Versatile EvergreenDating back to ancient times, the boxwood has been valued for a variety of uses. It was often used extensively in English gardens and in colonial times….and maintains that stellar reputation as one of the most sought-after landscape plants to this day. It’s little wonder that English Boxwood is so popular. Its small, oval leaves feature a glossy, dark green surface with lighter green undersides. The foliage is compact and soft to the touch. The year-round presentation of this reliable evergreen is such that it’s a delight for the senses, maintaining lush color, soft texture and pleasing visage in the landscape without the need for special care or maintenance.Your English Boxwood is an evergreen shrub that will grow 1 to 2 feet high with a 1 to 2 foot spread. It’s a dwarf variety with a round nature and compact habit. English Boxwood is particularly resistant to Boxwood Leaf Minor and generally quite hardy. It’s even long-lived, and under optimal conditions can be expected to thrive for up to 150 years. Your English Boxwood will grow in sun but thrives in part shade…so it’s great for reliable performance in shady spots where many colorful plants would struggle. It works well for holiday arrangements and craft projects, and the small stems and foliage make it a terrific choice for topiary or bonsai projects. English Boxwood does well as a specimen or foundation planting, and is perfect for a hedge (where it can be left to grow naturally or pruned to shape). With its small stature, English Boxwood does well in containers, making it even more versatile for the home.With its consistent color and texture, hardy nature and variety of uses, it’s easy to see why English Boxwood has long been a favorite of gardeners since ancient times. It’s hard to find a more remarkable shrub than English Boxwood, and it will certainly serve you well in your landscape this year.* Evergreen with year round interest* Highly versatile* Long-lived* Good drought tolerance.
Evergreen Shrub with Variegated FoliageWedding Ring Boxwood is an evergreen shrub with ornamental foliage. One would look lovely in a container on your patio to compliment some floral blooms, or plant several for a decorative border along a walkway or garden.If you’re seeking an evergreen to provide a backdrop for other plantings, Wedding Ring Boxwood is a wonderful choice. More than just the average evergreen, Wedding Ring Boxwood is ornamental even by itself, but particularly lovely when partnered with other plantings. Its glossy green foliage features a lime-green margin that transforms with maturity to a golden hue. As winter approaches, the vibrant green of your Wedding Ring Boxwood will hold its color, providing a lovely splash of life to the seemingly lifeless surroundings. The Wedding Ring Boxwood’s stunning evergreen color, 1′-3′ size and hardy nature makes this a great choice for almost any landscape. It prefers moist, well-drained soil and requires little care. It prefers full to part sun and may be pruned to shape as desired in summer. Wedding Ring Boxwood is even deer resistant. For an evergreen shrub that’s hardy and has decorative appeal, Wedding Ring Boxwood is an excellent choice for your yard today. * Compact size* Variegated foliage.
The Aureo Variegated Boxwood, Buxus s. ‘Aureo-variegata’, has small lustrous dark green leaves with a rounded habit. This slow growing shrub shears well.Aureo Variegated Boxwood’s prominent characteristic is its leaves. They are green and yellow variegated; the green leaves have bright yellow-gold margins and make a beautiful contrast.It prefers sun to partial shade and moist, well-drained soil. It is absolutely low maintenance and ideal for lightening up dark corners or to highlight borders with other evergreen shrubs of only green color.It mixes well with broadleaves as well as conifers.Zones 6-8.* Brighten Your Landscape with This Plant!.
Fast-Growing, Hardy Boxwood with Consistent ColorGreen Mountain Boxwood is an upright, evergreen shrub with an unusual pyramidal growth habit. One would look outstanding in your border or as a topiary specimen. Plant several for an elegant hedge along your driveway or property line. One would even make a handsome container plant for your patio.Your Green Mountain Boxwood is grown primarily for its handsome foliage. Its small, dark-green leaves hold reliable green color much better than most boxwoods through the winter months. It also maintains its shape with very little pruning, so you won’t have to spend your time on maintenance.Full sun will produce the best growth for your Green Mountain Boxwood, but it can tolerate partial shade as well. It even has good cold hardiness and is deer resistant. Your Green Mountain Boxwood is a very fast grower when young, so you won’t have to wait long to see results–which is certainly a big benefit over some other evergreen plants.* Evergreen * Pyramidal Growth * Consistent Green Winter Color.
Hardy Evergreen Perfect for Hedge or TopiaryCommones Boxwood is an evergreen shrub highly valued for its usefulness as a hedge. This shrub is also ideal for topiary, makes a great border plant and is an excellent choice for foundation plantings.If you’re looking for an evergreen shrub that is hardy and looks great all year-round, look no further! Commones Boxwood may sound “common”, but there’s nothing common about it. It’s an exceptional evergreen that maintains its color and will easily adjust to fit your landscaping needs.Most people know Commones Boxwood as a small, densely-leaved, evergreen hedge. It can mature to 15′-20 with an equal spread, but can be pruned as needed. It also can also be used as a large shrub or small tree. This densely-branched shrub has small, smooth-edged leaves that are a shiny, dark green. The vibrant foliage remains on the shrub all winter for enduring color in your yard even through the drab shades of winter. One of the most valuable features of your Commones Boxwood is that it responds very well to harsh pruning so can easily be formed into almost any shape or size.Your Commones Boxwood can grow up to 20 feet in height with an equal spread. Left to grow naturally, it assumes a pleasing, rounded shape sure to present a lovely picture in your yard. The one-inch long elliptical leaves emit a unique scent that many people enjoy. If you’re interested in a hedge you can plant and forget, or an evergreen shrub that is amenable to shaping, you can’t go wrong with a Commones Boxwood.*Evergreen*Scented Leaves*Can be Shaped as Desired.
The Boxwood Fastigiata, Buxus s. ‘Fastigiata’, has an upright habit and oval, glossy-green leaves which makes this shrub an excellent choice for a narrow hedge or exclamation point in the small garden; height may be controlled by prunining.It is best grown in average, medium moisture, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Prefers moist, sandy loams.Boxwood fills in the gap in ornamentals with its many easily sculpted forms. They provide everything from topiary, pyramid, globe, and spiral shapes to hedges and Bonsai uses.Fastigata is a slow grower that requires little special care other than annual pruning. This boxwood looks wonderful when planted in mass, or used as a specimen or accent..
No Pruning Needed With This Hardy, Compact ShrubBoxwood – Green Ice, Buxus ‘Green Ice’, has glossy dark green evergreen foliage and is considered super hardy, maintaining a deep-green winter sempervirens color. The new spring growth is blue-green which turns a glossy, deep green in the summer. Green Ice is an attractive medium-sized evergreen shrub that exhibits a dense upright mounded and compact growth habit. No pruning is required to maintain this compact and mounded shape, and it reaches 3′-4′ tall and wide at maturity.It prefers full to part sun, is slow growing, and its winter hardiness is exceptionally good. Green Ice Boxwood is capable of providing attractive ornamentation in the landscape, even during the coldest winter months.It makes a nice compact hedge or works well for foundation landscaping.*Blue Green Foliage Matures to Deep Green*3′-4′ Compact Growth*Evergreen.
Boxwood – Jade Pillar, Buxus sempirvirens ‘Furore’ Jade Pillar, has an upright growth habit, and is faster to grow than comparable varieties; fills into the landscape quickly. Jade Pillar tolerates shade well with white blooms and green foliage. This upright, statuesque boxwood evergreen provides multiple uses in containers, hedges or as topiaries; easily trimmed into cone or spiral shapes. It serves nicely as a pot plant for wintertime holidays too! With its narrow-pyramidal growth habit, hardiness, and good garden performance, this is an evergreen that offers excellent winter interest!.
Lime Green in SpringJulia Jane Boxwood is a hardy variety of Korean Boxwood. One would look outstanding in your yard as a low hedge, topiary or foundation plant.Your Julia Jane Boxwood is an upright, broadleaf evergreen shrub with a rounded habit. You can easily shape it to fit your needs, making it an outstanding choice for just about any location in your yard. Its glossy foliage emerges a delightful lime green, maturing to a dramatic dark green later in the season. You’ll love how it develops a bronzy cast in winter to add a bit of color in your cold season. Julia Jane Boxwood grows 4 feet in height with an equal spread. It does well in sun but best in partial sun. It responds well to pruning, but you don’t have to prune it if you choose not to. Julia Jane is tolerant of heat and humidity and is overall considered quite a hardy evergreen. Foraging deer tend to pass it by, but bees and other pollinators will be drawn to your yard to sample the tiny, fragrant, white flowers that appear in spring.If you’re looking for a hardy, versatile evergreen with great color, look no further. Julie Jane Boxwood is for you!*Lime Green Foliage Matures to Dark Green *Fragrant White Flowers*Prune or Not.
The Boxwood Green Beauty, Buxus m. j. ‘Green Beauty’, has a compact habit with dark, glossy leaves. This is a popular evergreen shrub with rounded leaves and dense growth. Makes an excellent sheared hedge or when left unpruned, it becomes a classical accent for entries and corners. Green Beauty makes a wonderful container plant and is tolerant of drought, heat and alkaline soil. Growing 4-6 inches a year, it does make a beautiful hedge. Green Beauty will grow in most soils, but avoid heavy clay. It is best to amend the soil, if needed, with silt, sand, or an organic material. Prune after new growth becomes woody (early June) and new growth will appear again in the middle of August. Plant in sun to partial sun in well drained soil..
Evergreen Shrub Perfect for PruningThe Green Borders Boxwood is a short, evergreen shrub. It would do great as a specimen planting in your yard or work well as a low, informal hedge.No landscape is complete without at least one Boxwood plant. They are incredibly versatile plants, with a variety of colors, foliage and habits. Used for everything from traditional hedges to intricate topiary figures, the Boxwood can’t be beat for its utility and beauty. They are simply a must-have for any superior landscape.Your Green Borders Boxwood grows to about 3 feet in height with a 4 foot spread. Its branching habit is somewhat horizontal, helping it blend easily with companion plants. The dark green foliage has a soft appearance to its finely textured leaves.A delightful thin, white stripe runs down the underside of each leaf, an added decorative feature to an already lovely plant. In fact, your Boxwood is so valued for its lovely foliage that is often used in crafts and decorations.Your Green Borders Boxwood is an adaptable shrub that looks great if left alone, but also easily adjusts to your specific needs. You can shape it to almost any height and it takes well to being used as a topiary specimen.Your Boxwood is deer resistant, so even when its evergreen nature tempts them in their winter-foraging, you’re unlikely to have to chase them off.It’s an outstanding, hardy plant that will fit many uses and landscape conditions. You can’t go wrong with a Green Borders Boxwood.* Adaptable to pruning* Evergreen* Deer resistant .