Best green winter color of all the boxwoods we grow
North Star™ Boxwood Buxus sempervirens
- Hardy Zones
- 5 - 9
- Sun or Shade
- Mature Size
- 24 - 32 Inches
Evergreen shrub is easy to maintain as a compact, dense globe. Deer resistant. Superior winter color. Good low maintenance hedge.
Makes a great low hedge or border for formal plantings. Add it to any garden for winter interest.
Prefers moist, well drained soil. Tolerates heavy pruning but is not necessary. Little care is needed, but may be pruned to shape as desired in summer.
This new variety of boxwood 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 boxwood 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.
- Blue Heron NurseriesOhioUnited States5 years ago
I bought 20 of these in pint size containers. They have been in my garden for 3 years and are still very small. They are extremely slow growers.JillMichiganUnited States5 years ago