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Green Mountain Boxwood is a popular evergreen shrub that is perfect for adding a touch of color and texture to your garden. It is a great choice for hedges and privacy screens, and can be used in foundation plantings or even as an accent piece. This hardy shrub is easy to care for, and with its attractive foliage, will provide your garden with beautiful color all season long.
Latin Name: Buxus sempervirens ‘Green Mountain’
Common Name: Green Mountain Boxwood
Watering Requirements: Medium to wet soil
Sun Exposure: Full sun to part shade
Soil Conditions: Requires moist, well-drained soil
Mature Plant Height: 4-6 feet
Mature Plant Width: 3-4 feet
Green Mountain Boxwood is a slow-growing evergreen shrub that can be successfully grown in a variety of soil conditions, as long as the soil is well-drained. It does best in full sun to part shade, and requires regular watering and occasional fertilizing. Pruning is not usually necessary, unless it is being used as a hedge or privacy screen.
Green Mountain Boxwood can be planted in either spring or fall. When planting, make sure to dig a hole twice as wide and deep as the root ball. Place the shrub in the hole and back fill with soil. Water the plant thoroughly and mulch around the base of the plant. Keep the soil evenly moist to ensure the healthy growth of the shrub.”