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Boxwood Baby Gem

Common Name: Boxwood

Variety: Baby Gem Boxwood

Genus species: Buxus microphylla 'Gregem' PP21159

Patent Info: PP21159


  • Evergreen shrub
  • Dark-green foliage
  • Naturally compact and dense growing habit
  • Slow growing
  • Deer resistant
  • Heat and drought tolerant once established
  • Perfect for hedge, landscape or container plantings

Sun:Full to Part Sun; 6 + hours direct sun daily

Water: 2-3 times weekly

Hardiness Zone:

Hardy in Zones 5-9:

Annual for Zones 4 below

Bloom Time: Evergreen

Mature Size: 4' T x 5' W

Prune: As desired, makes an excellent topiary

Soil Type: Slightly acidic to neutral soil well-drained soil with mulch recommended

Fertilize: With a Slow-Release, Granular Even Ratio (10-10-10) Formula in early Spring, repeat as directed