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Green Gem Boxwood

Latin Name: Buxus ‘Green Gem’

A dwarf ball-shaped shrub with small glossy dark green foliage.

  • a dense, dwarf, rounded, evergreen shrub
  • small emerald green leaves turn bronzy in the cold
  • small, fragrant creamy-white flowers in the spring

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Description

Latin Name: Buxus ‘Green Gem’

A dwarf ball-shaped shrub with small glossy dark green foliage.

  • a dense, dwarf, rounded, evergreen shrub
  • small emerald green leaves turn bronzy in the cold
  • small, fragrant creamy-white flowers in the spring

Additional information

Moisture Level

Moist – Well Drained

Sun Level

Full

Type

Deciduous Shrub

Attracts Birds

No

Height

0.3-0.6 Meters

Zone

4

Spread

0.3-0.6 Meters

Attracts Butterflies

No

Deer Resistant

Yes

Fall Colour

No

Fragrant

No

Fruit

None

Cut Flowers

No

Flower Color

No

Foliage Colour

Green

Foliage type

Deciduous

Proven Winners

No

Care & Maintenance

Pruning: when in full leaf, first 3 weeks of July

Apply root rescue at the time of planting.

Keep plants thoroughly watered throughout the growing season.

Growth Rate: slow (<1′ / year).

Mulch around roots and protect from wind.