Common Name: Boxwood
Variety: Baby Gem™ Boxwood
Genus species: Buxus microphylla 'Gregem' PP21159
Patent Info: PP21159
Baby Gem™ boxwood is a classic, shrub with a naturally compact and dense growing habit. It is perfect as a hedge, landscape accent or feature in a container garden. This slow growing evergreen has dark-green foliage. In addition, it is deer resistant and has high drought and heat tolerance once established.
Sun: Full to Part Sun; 6+ hours direct sun daily
Water: 2-3 times weekly
Hardiness Zone: Hardy in Zones 5-9:
Annual for Zones 4 & below
Bloom Time: Evergreen
Mature Size: 4' T x 5' W
Prune: As desired, makes an excellent topiary
Soil Type: Slightly acidic to neutral soil well-drained soil with mulch recommended
Fertilize: With a Slow-Release, Granular Even Ratio (10-10-10) Formula in early Spring, repeat as directed.
Illegal Propagation Prohibited