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Japanese Box
Buxus microphylla var. 'Japonica'
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Item code:
2066700125P

Bring evergreen foliage into your garden with the Japanese Box. This hardy shrub has a compact growth habit and produces glossy, dark green, oval foliage that makes it ideal for low garden borders, hedging and topiary. Choose a sunny to partly shaded position with plenty of rich, well drained soil to watch this plant thrive.

Size — 120mm
Growth Width — 1m
Growth Height — 2m
Drought Tolerant
Frost Tolerant
Foliage Colour — Green
Light Requirements — Full sun, Part Shade
Soil Requirements — Well drained soil
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Planting Advice

Incorporate planting compost such as Active 8, 50:50 with existing soil at time of planting, and water with Harvest once a week for the first 6 weeks. Keep well mulched.

Watering needs

Water deeply until established for the first 6 to 8 weeks.

Pruning Advice

Lightly prune regularly in the warmer months to maintain shape and size.

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