General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 3-4 feet
Plant Spread: 3-4 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Green
Other: Pale Green
Flower Time: Spring
Miscellaneous: Monoecious

Common names
  • Boxwood
  • Box

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Location: Temple, Texas
Date: 2022-03-27
Emerging growth on 3 y.o. specimen
Location: Fairfax, VA
Location: Temple, Texas
Date: 2022-03-27
Location: Temple, Texas
Date: 2021-04-25
3 y.o. specimen in mostly shade now.  I discovered it's prone to
Location: Chanticleer Garden
Date: September
photo by Derek Ramsey.
Location: February 2023 | Fairfax VA
Date: 2023-02-25

Courtesy American Daylily and Perennials
  • Uploaded by vic
Location: Temple, Texas
Date: 2019-10-04
2 y.o. specimen raised in semi-outdoor atrium.  Recently moved ou
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christine2 On May 11, 2020 Obtained plant
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christine2 On May 31, 2019 Obtained plant
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christine2 On May 10, 2019 Obtained plant
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christine2 On May 1, 2014 Obtained plant
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