Japanese Boxwood (Buxus microphylla japonica)
This hardy evergreen is an excellent choice for low to medium formal hedges along walls or walkways. The Japanese Boxwood has attractive, bright green foliage that looks beautiful against buildings when used as a foundation plant. Buxus japonica is a great choice for pruning into topiary or geometric shapes when desired.
Plant in well drained soil with planting mix blended into native soil. Water deeply and regularly during warm months and allow the soil to dry out between watering in cooler months.
Small to medium hedge or foundation shrub
Evergreen even in the coldest winters
Part sun, will acclimate to full sun
Attractive dense bright green leaves