Buxus 'Green Ice' ('Krazgreen')

Green Ice® Boxwood

Newly planted

Newly planted

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Patents: PP#10,773

Family: Buxaceae

Genus: Buxus

Category: Shrub - Evergreen

Zones: 5 to 9

Size: 3' tall and wide in 5 years, estimated 4' tall and wide

Growth Rate: Slow

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade

Description: 

Dense upright mound and compact habit. Deep green leaves with blue tint on the new growth.

History: 

Found by Marlene Krazinksi in Portage, Pennsylvania in the 1960s. Exact parents unknown but considered an interspecific hybrid of Buxus sempervirens 'Suffuticosa' and B. microphylla var. koreana

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My Experience: 

I purchased a 4" pot at Park Seed in June 2013 and planted it in the One Of Everything garden.


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