Buxus microphylla var. japonica – Japanese Box
Japanese Box is an evergreen shrub with glossy, dark green leathery leaves and a dense habit. It is ideal for formal gardens, hedges and topiary where it can be clipped into decorative shapes. Also suitable for pots and troughs.
Growth: 2-2.5m tall
Position: Grow in a sunny to partly shaded position in moist, well drained soil. Keep moist in dry weather. Prune regularly to maintain compact growth.