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Buxus sempervirens 'Macrophylla' /Bigleaf English Boxwood

Buxus sempervirens 'Macrophylla'   / Buxus sempervirens 'Macrophylla'
Boxwood with exceptionally large leaves
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Boxwood with exceptionally large leaves

Close-up of large dark green foliage

Specimen plant at entry to garden path

Large, glossy foliage

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Scientific Name: Buxus sempervirens 'Macrophylla'
Common Name: Bigleaf English Boxwood
Plant Type: Evergreen
Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7 Determine Your Zone
Height: 5-8 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Medium
Susceptible to insects
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Comments: This boxwood features much larger leaves than most boxwood. Produces a rather low mounding form and compact foliage.