Buxus x 'Green Gem'#PP3736, COPF
More About Buxus x 'Green Gem' (PP3736, COPF)
- Insignificant, green-yellow-cream flowers are fragrant
- Dull, small, dark green leaves turn bronzy-green in the fall
- Rounded habit
- Bloom Time: Early spring
This boxwood cultivar is a Canadian introduction, part of the Sheridan 'Green Series' developed and introduced by Sheridan Nurseries, Ontario.
Green Gem Boxwood Growing and Maintenance Tips
Boxwoods can tolerate full sun to full shade, dry to drought conditions, and a range of soil types. They can be pruned any time of the year and used for topiary, hedging, and stand-alone specimens. Young plants benefit from winter protection (burlap wrap) in an exposed location.
Buxus x 'Green Gem' (PP3736, COPF) Characteristics
Soil MoistureAverage to Dry Soils
Moist to Average
Flowering TimeEarly Spring
Foliage ColorGreen (dark)