Boxwood-Wintergreen (Buxus Microphylla)

Name Boxwood-Wintergreen
Botanical Name Buxus Microphylla

A compact growing broadleaf evergreen shrub, reaching 3 to 4 ft in height and spread. As with other boxwoods, a sheltered location serves them best. Use a fairly "average" soil and sun balance. They will be happy as accents in small areas, rock gardens, or as edging.

Location: Sun, Partial Sun, Shade
Size: 3-4' Tall and 3-4' Wide
Special Needs: Boxwood likes an acid-based soil, medium to dry.
Soil Conditions: Medium
Trim/Prune: Trim anytime after new growth appears. Treat with mir-acid to make an acid based soil.
  • Deer Resistant
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