Boxwood, Green Velvet
Nice, small, bright green oval shaped leaves adorn this hardy little boxwood. Very dense, compact growth makes this an excellent choice for borders, and small to medium sized hedging when planted closely together. Like most of our boxwoods, this is an evergreen hybrid variety of boxwood. Likes cool, somewhat moist soil that is well drained. Recommended 2 1/2 – 3 feet spacing between plants for hedge use.
Common Name: Green Velvet Boxwood
Scientific Name: Buxus ‘Green Velvet’
Type: Evergreen shrub
Exposure: Full – Partial Shade
Size: 3-4′ height, 3-4′ spread
Foliage Color: Green
Landscape Use: Background, Entryway, Foundation, , Hedges, Small Groups, Woodland Border
Soil: Moist, Well-Drained
Growth Rate: Moderate
Zone: 4 – 9
Companion Plants: Lilac, Ninebark, Lenton Rose, Knockout Roses, Potentilla, Clematis, Hydrangea, Wisteria. Stop by and visit our garden center and nursery to talk with our staff about other plants in stock.
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