Buxus Suffroticosa

A small, rounded evergreen shrub that forms tufts of growth resembling a cloud if left unpruned. The slow growing, dwarf form is ideal for edging and borders along pathways or around flower beds. Well-suited for topiary and containers. Considered to be the most resistant to the boxwood leaf miner. Plant is Deciduous/evergreen with growth habit to be compact, round and slow. Average landscape size is slowly reaches 1″ to 2 ” tall and wide. Foliage is green, blooms inconspicuous.

Best thrives in enriched, well-drained, neutral to slightly acidic soils. Mulch root zone to conserve moisture and to keep roots cool. Water deeply and regularly during the first few growing seasons to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Apply fertilizer in early spring. Prune periodically to shape. Grows in partial to full sun. Watering required regularly – weekly, or more often.