Plants

Flat-tery™ Boxwood

Flat-tery™ Boxwood
Buxus x ‘Prostrate3’ PPAF

Height & Spread 24″ tall x 4′ wide
Shape and Growth Slightly domed but nearly flat-topped
Plant Type Broadleaf evergreen
Flower Change to small yellow flowers with a sweet-smelling fragrance
Bloom Time Early spring
Fruit Green capsules
Foliage Dark green
Light Partial shade to full shade
Soil Prefers moist, well-drained soil, pH 6.0-8.0
Pruning or Shearing Light, annual top shearing to keep it as low as desired
Landscape Uses Groundcover or green accent in shade garden
Origin/Parentage Seedling of Green Velved selected by Michael Yanny of JN Plant Selections, LLC
Propagation Summer or winter cuttings
Disease Resistance No demonstrated tolerance to Boxwood Blight
Environmental Benefits In early spring flowers are attractive to bees
Plant Notes Stays in juvenile phase longer than most Boxwood resulting in fewer fruit pods and a good, green winter color. Flat-tery™ grows to finished size plants in about the same time as Green Gem or about a year behind Green Velvet.

 

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