Boxwood (Buxus microphylla 'Compacta')

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Other
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6a -23.3 °C (-10 °F) to -20.6 °C (-5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 3-4 feet
Plant Spread: 3-4 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Uses: Provides winter interest
Pollinators: Flies
Bees
Miscellaneous: Monoecious

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Best plants for Mini/ Fairy Gardens by Ibartoo Dec 28, 2011 8:22 AM 11

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