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Buxus sempervirens 'Variegata' /Variegated English Boxwood

Buxus sempervirens 'Variegata'   / Buxus sempervirens 'Variegata'
Variegated foliage, but often not uniform
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Variegated foliage, but often not uniform

Uniform variegation on this selection

Usually a slow growing boxwood with a compact, rounded form

Strong contrast to other plants

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Scientific Name: Buxus sempervirens 'Variegata'
Common Name: Variegated English Boxwood
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 6, 7, 8 Determine Your Zone
Height: 5-8 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Light Exposure: Filtered Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Medium
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Variegated Plants
Comments: Prefers light and some protection from wind and cold. Excellent plant for strong variegated foliage. Each leaf has a white margin. Not well known in the trade, but worthy of much more use.