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Buxus microphylla var. japonica 'Winter Gem'

Buxus microphylla var. japonica 'Winter Gem'

Winter Gem Boxwood

'Winter Gem' is a low and spreading plant with large, glossy leaves. It tolerates wet soil conditions better than the sempervirens cultivars thereby giving it a good fit into commercial jobs.


Sun, Part Sun, Shade



4 Feet



5 Feet


Hardiness Zone:


Characteristics & Attributes for Buxus microphylla var. japonica 'Winter Gem'

Growth Rate
Boxwood Exposure
Shade (Location has no direct sun)
Part Sun (Location is primarily shaded from late morning to late afternoon)
Sun (Location is sunny from late morning to late afternoon)
Boxwood Zone
Zone 7 (Average Annual Minimum Temperature 0 F to 10 F)
Zone 6 (Average Annual Minimum Temperature -10 F to 0 F)
Zone 8 (Average Annual Minimum Temperature 10 F to 20 F)
Boxwood Foliage Color
Green (Foliage is Predominately Green)
Boxwood Best Usage
Foundation Plant
Hedge Medium (Mature size of 4 to 8 ft)
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