Buxus x 'Green Velvet'#COPF
More About Buxus x 'Green Velvet' (COPF)
- Insignificant, green-yellow-cream flowers are fragrant
- Dull, small, dark green leaves turn bronzy-green in the fall
- Compact, rounded habit
- Bloom Time: Early spring
Notable specimens can be found at The A.M. (Mac) Cuddy Garden, Strathroy, Ontario.
Green Velvet 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 Velvet' (COPF) Characteristics
Soil MoistureAverage to Dry Soils
Moist to Average
Flowering TimeEarly Spring
Foliage ColorGreen (dark)