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Buxus harlandii

Common Name(s):
Harland boxwood
Category:
Shrubs
Comment:

Drought tolerant; better pest resistance than most boxwoods

Height:
4-6 ft.
Foliage:
.7-inch, opposite, simple, leathery, lustrous, dark green leaves
Flower:
Non-showy, creamy yellow flowers in spring
Zones:
7b to 9
Habit:
Evergreen
Site:
Sun to partial shade; moist, well-drained soil
Texture:
Medium to fine
Form:
Dense, rounded, multi-stemmed mound; vase-shaped; foliage to the ground
Width:
4-6 ft.

NCCES plant id: 1435

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