Description from Great Garden Plants
This evergreen boxwood was bred specifically for extra hardiness in Ontario, Canada!
Green Velvet Boxwood has fine, deep green leaves and makes the perfect low-growing Hedge Plant for edging a pathway or formal garden.
This Buxus hybrid thrives in even the coldest zone 5 winters of Chicago without loosing its velvety green foliage color!
The full-bodied habit and low, dense foliage lends itself to shearing and creating a variety of looks for the garden design.
Boxwood's evergreen foliage makes the perfect backdrop for long-blooming KnockOut Roses, various Flower Shrubs, & textural Ornamental Grasses.
Boxwood are easily grown in normal garden conditions with well-drained soil and part shade.
Boxwoods are fairly low maintenance and prefer to have their shallow roots left undisturbed.