american-boxwood

Botanical Name Buxus sempervirens
Common Name American Boxwood
Plant Type Broadleaf evergreen shrub
Hardiness Zone 5-8
Height 5-15 ft.
Spread 5-15 ft.
Habit rounded to upright
Exposure full sun to part shade
Bloom Type April-May
Bloom Color greenish
Flower insignificant
Autumn/Winter Intrest evergreen
Suggested Use hedges, foundation, accent plant
Locations Entrance Gates, English Garden
Notes A classic, large-growing boxwood that has stood the test of time. Extensively planted in Colonial American landscapes. Excellent winter foliage color.
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