Green Velvet Boxwood General Information. It has small, rounded leaves that are glossy, thick and an attractive shade of rich green. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants with less refined foliage.This is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and can be pruned at anytime. Starting at $29.95. $39.99 1. Another theory on common name is that boxwood describes the quadrangular (square box cross section) stems of young plants. The Green Velvet Boxwood is a very hardy, compact, rounded evergreen shrub. Green velvet boxwood is native to Ontario , Canada, and was bred specifically to grow in cold locations. See more ideas about green velvet boxwood, boxwood landscaping, box wood shrub. Boxwoods are great in pots with very little maintenance. Regular price $29.99 Sale price. Growing Zones: 5-8 Lush green foliage in a manicured silhouette. Boxwood Diseases Phytophthora (root rot) This is a fungus that’s common when boxwood is grown in heavy, poor draining soil. This is a classic choice for pruning into sharp-edged box hedges and topiaries. Green Velvet Boxwood Shrub. Green Velvet Boxwood is similar in size to Dwarf English Boxwood. It’s difficult to treat once its visibly present (foliage turns light green, then brown, then straw color). This variety has velvety dark green leaves that hold their color through the winter. 2.5 Qt. It should be planted in an area where it is sheltered from strong winds, full sun and heavy snows. It grows best in U.S. Department of Agriculture Hardiness Zones four through eight, which means that it can tolerate temperatures as low as -30° Fahrenheit (-34° Celsius). Green velvet boxwood is native to Ontario, Canada. Japanese Boxwood (Buxus) Shrub, Live Evergreen Hedge Plant with Green Deer-Resistant Foliage The Japanese Boxwood is a reliable broadleaf The Japanese Boxwood is a reliable broadleaf evergreen selection with beautiful and petite light green leaves. Green Tower Boxwood is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a narrowly upright and columnar growth habit. Size. Green Velvet Boxwood has been bred for cold hardiness and color by crossing the 2 main species of boxwoods. Aug 19, 2019 - Explore Stassi Kvitko's board "Green Velvet Boxwood" on Pinterest. 22. ‘Green Velvet’ is a broad-mounded, compact form (B. sempervirens x B. microphylla var. koreana) of boxwood that will mature to 3-4’ tall and as wide. From plant beds to borders and beyond, Boxwood Shrubs impart a sleek, classic look that can be personalized to your needs. The foliage retains its excellent dark green color throughout the winter. Tough, hardy and easy to grow, this Boxwood provides color year-round, as well as form, texture and contrast to its companion plants. green mountain boxwood: 5gl: $119.95: 4: Buxus 'Green Tower' Green Tower Boxwood: 15 gal. Inconspicuous pale green flowers. 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