Buxus English Box


Growing to a height of 1.5 metres, English Box can be clipped into formal hedges and topiary.  It can also be grown in containers for patios and courtyards.

NAME Buxus English Box
BOTANICAL NAME Buxus sempervirens
KEY FEATURES This adaptable evergreen shrub noted for its dense foliage has glossy, oval green leaves.
GROWING CONDITIONS Will thrive in a range of soils and conditions, but is best grown in a sunny, open position in moist, well drained soil.
PLANT CARE Can be clipped into a formal hedge if required.
Will benefit from an annual addition of all purpose fertiliser and dolomite in early spring.
Full Sun
Full sun Prune well Well drained soil Hedging