North Star™ Boxwood
Buxus sempervirens 'Katerberg' PP #15,998; CPBR #2635
Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun
Prefers moist, well drained soil.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||BUK-sus sem-per-VY-renz|
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 24 to 32 inches tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Hedge, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden, Edging|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun, Full sun, Partial shade, Partial sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Special Feature||Dense Habit, Easy Care, Year-round Interest, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Prefers moist, well drained soil.|
|Key Feature||Compact habit|
Prefers moist, well drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Tolerates heavy pruning but is not necessary; shear periodically if a formal appearance is desired.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5 - 9