Commonly known as Box, Boxwood

Genus of about 70 species of evergreen shrubs and trees from rocky hills and woodland in Europs, Asia, Africa and Central America.

Accepted as the primary shrub for hedging and topiary.

Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    Shrubs and trees. Leaf shapes range from lance-shaped to rounded. Grown for their foliage colour and tolerance of clipping.
  • Partial shade
    They will tolerate sun but it affects foliage colour.
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Ideal for hedging and topiary.
    Pests & Diseases
    red spider mites, box sucker, box blight.
    Place of origin
    Europe, Asia, Africa, Central America.
    Resistant to honey fungus
    These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Soil Conditions
    Alkaline / Chalk loving
    Fertile well drained soil
  • Toxic - Category C
    Harmful if eaten
    Harmful to dogs.

Buy Varieties of BUXUS

BUXUS sempervirens

BUXUS sempervirens

Common box, Dudgeon

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£100.00 each 
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