During Winter and some early Spring shipments. Some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT. Which means that even thought they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it wonít harm the plant(s). Monday through Wednesday.
Green Mountain Boxwood
About Green Mountain Boxwood
The Green Mountain Boxwood is a compact, mounded-rouded, densely branched shrub. The leaves are oval shaped and 1/3-1 inch long.
In the winter the Green Mountain Boxwood has a lovely dark green color. This boxwood is a Sheridan hybrid that results from the crossing of Boxus microphylla and Boxus sempervirens resulting in the best characteristics from it's parents.
Green Mountain Boxwood Uses
Boxwoods are one of the most functional plants in garden history. You're sure to see them in most landscaping projects. We recommend planting the Green Mountain Boxwood about 5 feet apart and you'll get a nice border with space between plants. If you'd like you can plant them closer together and they will grow together.
**Picture is example only shows mature Green Mountain Boxwood.**
Currently shipping 5-10'' Ships in a pot.
Recommended Zone 6, 7, 8
Scientific Name Buxus microphylla sheridan hybrid
Mature Height (ft) 3 feet
Mature Width (ft) 3 feet
Growth Rate Slow Grower
Spacing 4 feet