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Buxus sempervirens 'Mont Bruno'

#COPF

Buxus sempervirens 'Mont Bruno' - Mont Bruno Boxwood

More About Buxus sempervirens 'Mont Bruno' (COPF)

  • Insignificant, green-yellow-cream flowers are fragrant
  • Small, dull, green leaves turn bronzy in the fall
  • Compact, extremely dense growth, rounded habit
  • Bloom Time: Early spring

Interesting Notes:

This boxwood cultivar is a Canadian introduction, found by Andre Poliquin in Quebec, Canada.

Zone:

4

Height:

80-100 cm

Spread:

80-100 cm

Colour:

Green
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Mont Bruno Boxwood Growing and Maintenance Tips

Grows best with cool moist roots and mid-afternoon shade. These boxwoods can tolerate full sun to partial shade, dry to drought conditions, and a range of soil types. They can be pruned any time of the year and can be used for topiary, hedging, and stand-alone specimens. Young plants benefit from winter protection (burlap wrap) in an exposed location.


Buxus sempervirens 'Mont Bruno' (COPF) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Full Shade
Full Shade
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Evergreen
Evergreen
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Fragrant
Fragrant
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Slow

Flowering Time

Early Spring

Habit

Compact
Globe

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Border/edging
Specimen
Hedge
Foundation planting

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