Buxus x ‘Green Velvet’
Green Velvet Boxwood
Mature Height: 2 feet
Mature Width: 3 feet
USDA Hardiness Zone Range: 5-8
Water Requirements: Moderate Water, Drought Tolerant
Shade Requirements: Full Sun, Partial Shade
‘Green Velvet’ has a somewhat rounded habit that is slightly wider than tall. The foliage om this cultivar is a beautiful light green to medium color in spring and slowly transitions to dark green. It has a medium growth rate of about 2-3 inches per year. Some key attributes are that it has attractive foliage, it is cold tolerant, and it is an evergreen.