September 19, 2010
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PLANT PROFILE:
Green Mountain Boxwood

Green Mountain Boxwood Buxus x ‘Green Mountain’ Description & Overview Green Mountain Boxwood is a pyramidal form that is a cross between English (B. sempervirens) and Korean (B. microphylla) species. The Korean parentage makes Green Mountain very cold tolerant. Unless they are planted on a very windy site or are […]
February 14, 2010
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PLANT PROFILE:
Hicks Yew

Hicks Yew Taxus x media ‘Hicksii’ Description & Overview Hicks yew has a very narrow vertical form and works well for hedges, topiary forms, or any place where a columnar evergreen would be desired due to space requirements. Like all yews, it grows well in sun or shade. Very long […]
February 4, 2010
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PLANT PROFILE:
Green Gem Boxwood

Green Gem Boxwood Buxus x ‘Green Gem’ Description & Overview A part of the Sheridan Green Series, Sheridan Nurseries gives us Green Gem Boxwood. This dwarf (adorable) globe shaped broadleaf evergreen is great for tight spaces and of course hedging, true to Boxwood culture. Its compact size allows for use […]
February 4, 2010
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PLANT PROFILE:
Green Velvet Boxwood

Green Velvet Boxwood Buxus x ‘Green Velvet’ Description & Overview Green Velvet Boxwood graces landscapes with a full-bodied mounded form, great for use in hedges, foundation plantings, and accenting. Maintaining excellent green foliage, it provides winter interest. This broadleaf evergreen is versatile in poor to rich soil conditions, as well […]