Buxus sempervirens 'Latifolia Macrophylla'

American Boxwood, Common Boxwood

Family: Buxaceae Box

Type Shrub
USDA Hardiness range 6A - 8A
Exposure Partial shade to full sun
Bloom color Green
Bloom time Spring
Water needs Moist
Landscape uses Border, container, foundation, rock garden
Height 6' to 8' / 1.80m to 2.40m
Spread 5' to 8' / 1.60m to 2.40m
Growth rate Slow
Persistence Evergreen
Leaf color Green
Fruit color n/a
Soil pH requirements Acidic, neutral, slightly alkaline
Soil type Sandy, clay, loamy
Form Oval, upright or erect
Attributes and features Attractive foilage