Buxus sempervirens 'Arborescens'
- Common Name(s):
- Tree boxwood
Good screen for large areas; responds well to shearing; more open habit permits training to a tree . Moderate growth rate.
Compare this species to: Buxus microphylla var. japonica
- 8-12 ft.
- Opposite, simple, lustrous, dark green leaves
- Non-showy flowers in spring
- Sun to partial shade; moist, well-drained soil
- Upright; conical to irregular form
- 8-10 ft.
NCCES plant id: 1436