English box hedge (buxus sempervirnens)


English box hedge / Buxus sempervirens is a dwarf evergreen slow growing shrub with green glossy foliage.

It as a very dense growing habit and is tolerant against shade and frost once established.

English box hedge are perfect for formal hedges or path borders.


English box hedge / Buxus sempervirens

140mm pot – $11.99
200mm pot – $29

Light Requirements: Prefers full sun to part shade. English Box Hedge thrives in a variety of light conditions but performs best with some direct sunlight each day. It can tolerate full shade, although growth may be slower.

Watering: Water regularly, especially during dry periods. Keep the soil consistently moist but not waterlogged. Newly planted hedges need more frequent watering until established.

Soil: Prefers well-draining soil. English Box Hedge adapts to various soil types, including clay, loam, and sandy soils. Ensure good drainage to prevent root rot.

Fertilizing: Apply a balanced, slow-release fertilizer in spring and late summer to support healthy growth. Avoid over-fertilizing, which can lead to excessive leaf growth and reduced root development.

Pruning: Prune regularly to maintain the desired shape and size. The best time to prune is in late spring or early summer after the new growth has hardened off. Light trimming can be done throughout the growing season.

Temperature and Humidity: English Box Hedge prefers temperate climates and can tolerate cold winters and hot summers. It does well in low to moderate humidity environments.

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