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Buxus microphylla 'Green Beauty'

GREEN BEAUTY BOXWOOD

Breeder
Buy Green Beauty Boxwood online. Green Beauty Boxwood has is an excellent choice that has durable dark green foliage which will be tinged with bronze in the cold winter months. It has superior heat and drought tolerance and good resistance to boxwood blight make it a choice cultivar.

Height:

4-6 Feet

Spread:

4-6 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

5-9

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Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Brown
Bark Type*
  • Rough
Cultural Information*
  • Root Rot - High Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
Growth Habit*
  • Compact Growing
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Color Winter*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Evergreen
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Birds
Plant Type*
  • Shrub
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Spring Planting
  • Fall Planting
  • Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Well-Drained
  • Moist
  • Average
  • Drought Tolerant
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Spring
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Winter
  • Year-Round
  • Summer
  • Fall
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Understory Planting
  • Mass Planting
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Border Plant
  • Under Power Lines
  • Privacy/Hedge/Living Fence
  • Accent Plant
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Buxus is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

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