|Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Shade|
|Category : Shrubs|
|Sizes available: 1G, 3G|
Buxus sempervirens is a rounded to broad-rounded shrub or small tree
that is native primarily to open woodlands and rocky hillsides in southern
Europe, northern Africa and western Asia. It typically matures in a
shrubby form to 5-15' tall but may grow as a tree to as much as 20-30' tall.
opposite, smooth-margined and evergreen. Commonly used for low
fence-like hedges but can grow large over time. Slow growing. Prune
once a year for shape. Leaves are dark glossy green above and
Inconspicuous, apetalous flowers in axillary
clusters are pale green to yellow to creamy white. Flowers appear in
April and May and fruit is a dehiscent capsule (to 1/3" long) that
matures to brown.
pruning. Some susceptibility to blights and leaf spot. Root rot can also
be a problem in poorly - drained soils. New growth is particularly
susceptible to winter damage.
* Plant installation warranty
-15 Day warranty on installation
-Warranty cost: 25% plant cost
50% Labor cost
-If lack of water, the warranty is null & void.