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Buxus microphylla 'Grace Hendrick Phillips' /Grace Hendrick Phillips Boxwood, Littleleaf Boxwood

Buxus microphylla 'Grace Hendrick Phillips'  / Buxus microphylla 'Grace Hendrick Phillips'
Dwarf, dense boxwood, but not the typical form which is dwarf and spreading
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Dwarf, dense boxwood, but not the typical form which is dwarf and spreading

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Scientific Name: Buxus microphylla 'Grace Hendrick Phillips'
Common Name: Grace Hendrick Phillips Boxwood, Littleleaf Boxwood
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 5, 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: Under 1 foot
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun, Filtered Shade, Morning sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Medium
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
No
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Comments: This boxwood produces very small leaves and the typical form is low and spreading and very compact-- growing much wider than tall. It is sometimes used as a small compact ground cover in detailed garden design such as in rock gardens and Japanese gardens. It makes an attractive bonsai.