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Buxus sempervirens (Box hedges)

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Buxus sempervirens, also known as American boxwood or common boxwood, is a species of flowering plant in the Buxaceae family. It is a small, evergreen shrub that is native to Europe, Asia, and North Africa. It is commonly grown as a hedge plant or for topiary because of its ability to be trimmed and shaped. It has small, glossy, dark green leaves and tiny, fragrant flowers that bloom in the spring. The plant is relatively easy to care for and can tolerate a range of soil types, but it prefers well-drained soil and partial shade. It is prone to several pests and diseases, including boxwood blight and boxwood mite, so it is important to monitor the plant and take preventive measures to keep it healthy.

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Buxus sempervirens - Common Boxwood

Description:

Buxus sempervirens, commonly known as Common Boxwood, is a classic and timeless evergreen shrub that has been a favorite in gardens for centuries. This versatile plant is cherished for its elegant appearance and various landscaping applications.

Features:

Foliage: Common Boxwood boasts small, dark green leaves that create a dense and compact appearance, offering a neat and formal look to your garden.

Growth: This slow-growing shrub can be pruned and shaped into various forms, including hedges, topiaries, and specimen plants, allowing for endless creative possibilities.

Versatility: Whether you're looking to create a formal garden border or add structure to your landscape, Buxus sempervirens is a dependable choice.

Uses:

Common Boxwood is celebrated for its versatility and can be used to create defined hedges, parterre gardens, or as an attractive backdrop for other plants. It's a favorite for topiary enthusiasts and can be shaped into intricate designs.

Maintenance:

This low-maintenance shrub requires minimal care once established. Regular pruning is recommended to maintain its shape and encourage bushy growth. It is generally resistant to pests and diseases.

Elevate the elegance of your garden with Buxus sempervirens - Common Boxwood. This timeless evergreen adds structure and a touch of formality to any landscape, making it a cherished classic in the world of gardening.

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