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Buxus microphylla var. japonica 'Green Mound'

Green Mound Boxwood

  • »  Deer resistant
  • »  Compact, rounded form
  • »  Evergreen
  • »  Glossy, deep green leaves
  • »  Retains color through winter
  • »  Useful foundation plant, low hedge, specimen, or accent
  • »  Great in groups

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  • Category:Shrub
  • Hardiness Zone:4-8
  • Height:2-3 Feet
  • Spread:2-3 Feet
  • Foliage Color: Green Shades

A compact, rounded evergreen shrub, 'Green Mound' features smooth-margined, glossy, deep green leaves that retain their color through winter. A slow growing shrub that reaches 2-3' high and wide in the first 10 years. A versatile selection useful as a foundation plant, low hedge, formal topiary specimen, or accent plant. Effective in groups.

Attributes
Evergreen
Specimen
Foliage Color
Green
Maintenance and Care
Low Maintenance
Mass Planting
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Habit
Compact
Round
Soil Moisture
Average Water
Moist, Well-Drained
Growing & Maintenance Tips for Buxus microphylla var. japonica ''Green Mound''

Feed yearly with an organic fertilizer. Tolerates pruning and shearing if desired. Shear lightly after new spring growth matures to control shape and size.