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Buxus microphylla japonica
japanese box

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buxus jap 1

Buxus microphylla japonica
japanese box

A faster growing variety of the evergreen shrub. Japanese box is a very hardy dense, bushy, round Buxus, ideal in warmer climates, as it tolerates heat better than other varieties. Bright green glossy leaves. Needs more trimming to keep compact. Requires little water once established. Thrives in a wide range of soils and conditions but prefers a sunny, open position in moist, well drained soil.

Product Description

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Botanical nameBuxus microphylla japonica

Common name: Japanese Box

A faster growing variety of the evergreen shrub. Japanese box is a very hardy dense, bushy, round Buxus, ideal in warmer climates, as it tolerates heat better than other varieties. Bright green glossy leaves. Needs more trimming to keep compact. Requires little water once established. Thrives in a wide range of soils and conditions but prefers a sunny, open position in moist, well drained soil.

Size

Plant height: up to 100 cm

Plant spread: up to 50 cm

Care and Maintenance

  • tolerates light frost once established
  • tolerates drought once established
  • full sun, semi shade
  • planting season all year round
  • medium water use
  • fertilize in spring with slow release fertilizer

Planting

  • All plants have roots and are ready for planting.
  • Water each day for 2–3 weeks after planting.
  • Plant 70cm apart to create a hedge.
  • Buxus japonica are great for hedges, screens and as a shelter plant or just used as a general plant in the garden, this plant will thrive in any garden and looks amazing.

About Antz Plants

We are committed to growing quality plants constantly satisfying our customers. We specialize in plants suitable for landscape and urban environments. Many of the varieties that we grow are non-evasive, hardy, drought resistant, frost tolerant and low maintenance.

Business Details

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Postal Address: PO Box 2068, Tingalpa, Queensland 4173
Phone: (07) 3807 3571
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