Plants in stock

Buxus microphylla : fact sheet


Species name:
Buxus microphylla
Common names:
Little-leaf Boxwood
Description:
Little-leaf Boxwood, Low, Broad Bushy shrub, Suitable for hedge

Plant area

Source:
Hybrid
Endemic to:
Exotic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 300cm
Width:
Less than 300cm
Sun:
Full or Partial Sun
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Hardy
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Shrub Very Tall - below 700cm ,Shrubs All
Usage:
Good Hedge ,Container/ Pot Plants/Patio plants ,Rockery Plant ,Bonsai Potential ,Standards/Topiary/Lollipop Potential
Fruit:
Flowers:
Yellowish/Orange/Gold Tones ,Flowers Particularly Fragrant
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.) ,Summer (Nov.-Feb.)
Features:
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Foliage In Autumn red/brown/orange/yellow above ,Foliage Particularly Attractive

Plant suppliers

SHADOWLANDS NURSERY

Cape Town
cell: 0829670213
tel: (021) 903-0050
email: info@shadowlands.co.za
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