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Buxus koreana 'Green Velvet'/Green Velvet Little Leaf Boxwood

Buxus koreana 'Green Velvet' / Buxus koreana 'Green Velvet'
A tight, dense boxwood specimen plant
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A tight, dense boxwood specimen plant

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Scientific Name: Buxus koreana 'Green Velvet'
Common Name: Green Velvet Little Leaf Boxwood
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun, Filtered Shade, Morning sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
No
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Comments: This is an excellent boxwood for colder regions of the country. It is quite winter hardy, grows very slowly and retains its globe form with dense foliage. Boxwood are shallow-rooted so be careful about cultivating around them. Mulch plants in areas of intense heat and direct sunlight. Fertilize boxwood in late winter through early spring.