Versatile Evergreen in Petite Size
Wintergreen Boxwood, Buxus microphylla var. Korean 'Wintergreen', is a broadleaf evergreen. Place a few of these for a short hedge along your front walkway, or perhaps just one for a lovely accent at the border of your flower bed. You can even try your hand at pruning one of these amazing Wintergreen Boxwoods into an adorable shape to catch the eye of guests and neighbors. There are so many uses for this versatile little evergreen!
Your Wintergreen Boxwood presents a textured appearance in any setting. With its fine, oval leaves that begin light green and slowly transition to a slighter darker tone, the amazing little Wintergreen Boxwood will stand out in your landscape despite its petite appearance. Perhaps one of the best things about your Wintergreen Boxwood is its adaptability. No matter where you want to use it—as a hedge, an accent…or even pruning into the shape of a bird, Wintergreen Boxwood will gladly accept the challenge and thrive.
Wintergreen Boxwood will grow up to 5 feet in height with a spread of up to 5 feet. It’s adaptable to a variety of soils, overall hardy and even pest resistant. Wintergreen Boxwood is very easy to grow, and has an upright, oval form that is amenable to pruning. It doesn't yellow like some other Boxwoods do in the winter, but rather maintains its vibrant green coloring throughout the cold months.
Overall, Wintergreen Boxwood is a remarkable little evergreen ready to grace your home with its multitude of endearing assets. Able to fit into nearly any space in your landscape, and ready to accept either your neglect or indulgence, Winter Boxwood is a one-of-a-kind evergreen like you’ve never seen before. Plant one today!
* Cold hardy
* Deer and pest resistant
* Good drought tolerance
* Adaptive to a variety of soil types
* Great for topiary or bonsai
* Work well in containers
|Botanical Name||Buxus microphylla japonica 'Wintergreen'|
|Mature Height||4 - 5 feet|
|Mature Spread||1 - 4 feet|
|Soil Type||Widely Adaptable|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun, Full Shade, Partial Sun|