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Plant Characteristics

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

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 a free fertilizer packet.

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NORTH STAR™ BOXWOOD

Buxus sempervirens 'Katerberg'
PP15998 CBR2635 Plant propagation prohibited

Breeder
Buy North Star™ Boxwood online. North Star is a new variety of boxwood that is a cold hardy, dense globe that requires little if any pruning to form a low, dense, thick hedge. Shiny dark green leaves maintain good winter color. Use North Star™ as a low-growing hedge, or even to create the borders of a formal herb garden. It's a beautiful evergreen that will provide four seasons of enjoyment in the landscape

Mature Height:

2-3 Feet

Mature Spread:

2-3 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

4-9

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Family: Buxaceae · Common Name: Boxwood

FREE with every plant purchased:

  • The Sooner Guarantee: For details, click here!
  • A pre-measured amount of Polyon® Best-Paks time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.

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Jumbo gallon Potted

SKU: 6462

(4.04 qrts / 3.82 liters)
(12 units available now - S)
(24 units arriving on 6/15/18) (?)
Standard Package
PW



$35.00

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3 gallon Potted

SKU: 5850

(2.90 gallons / 11.0 liters)
(0 units available now)

Standard Package
PW



$75.00

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Root Pouch 3 gallon

SKU: 11290

(3.06 gallons / 11.6 liters)
(0 units available now)

Standard Package
PW Grown in Root Pouch®.



$75.00

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