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Green Velvet Boxwood


Free delivery for orders over $50.
Free curbside pickup available.

Botanical Name: Buxus x ‘Green Velvet’

Height: 2-3′
Width: 2-3′
Exposure: Sun to Full Shade
Flower Time: N/A
Flower Color: N/A
Usage: Accent Plant, Foundation Planting, Hedge

A full-bodied boxwood well-suited for dense, low hedges. Foliage retains its rich green color throughout winter. Develops a vigorous, rounded form if not pruned. A wonderful evergreen that will provide year-round, cold-hardy color and structure in the garden.  Care – Thrives in enriched, well-drained, neutral to slightly acidic soils. Mulch root zone to conserve moisture and to keep roots cool. Water deeply and regularly during the first few growing seasons to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Fertilize in early spring. For a neat appearance, prune annually to shape.Pruning time: summer.

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