Boxwood

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Plant Information

Taxonomic Name: Buxus sinica cv. Winter Gem
Common Name: Boxwood
Type: Broadleaf Evergreen
Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Bloom Time: April to April
Height: 24-36 inches
Light Requirements: Full sun, Filtered shade
Soil Conditions: Average well-drained soil
Flower Color: Green, Yellow
Special Characteristics:
  • Deer tolerant
  • rabbit tolerant
Potential Pests: Leaf miner, boxwood mite, psyllids
Serious Pests: None Serious
Potential Diseases: None
Serious Diseases: Leaf blight; leaf spot