Wintergreen Boxwood Shrubs (Buxus microphylla var. When designing with Boxwoods, choose varieties based on sun exposure, mature size & growth habit. This foliage is remarkably dense and grows with a naturally rounded shape that reaches 4 ft. H and 4 ft. to 5 ft. W at maturity. Boxwood Baby Gem is very compact boxwood reaching a maintainable size of 4 ft. H X 4-5 ft. W. Its small compact tendencies make it ideal for smaller gardens, borders, and small hedges. Well adapted to shearing for parterres and other geometric forms. Baby Gem Boxwood - 3 Gallon Pot Perfect for a clipped low formal hedge or as a pyramid, globe or other topiary shapes, the Baby Gem Boxwood is a cute little gem that fits nicely in smaller garden spaces. japonica 'Gregem') is a wonderful little broadleaf evergreen shrub with fine-textured foliage and small stature. Cutting grown. Winter Gem Japanese Boxwood is an evergreen shrub with small, glossy, rich-green leaves. A full bodied' boxwood well suited for dense, low hedges. Moderate growing 3 to 4 ft. tall and wide. Therefore, this is a very low-maintenance variety. The Baby Gem Boxwood is a gorgeous broadleaf evergreen from the Southern Living Plant Collection. 'Green Mound' - Mounded habit, 3 feet tall. Baby Gem Boxwood (Buxus microphylla var. Even during the harshest of winters, this evergreen shrub holds its vivid green color. Zones: 4-9. It features petite green leaves that are bright true green in color. Other boxwoods tend to brown out or turn bronze color but not this jewel of a boxwood. Winter Gem Japanese Boxwood is perhaps the best of those hardy forms, and it is the ideal way to build a boxwood hedge, or have clipped boxwood balls, if you live in colder places. About This Item. 0309. The Green Mountain Boxwood is an excellent broad-leaved evergreen that has dark, shiny green leaves all year long. Produces a small, lush mound of emerald green summer foliage. It is a slow-growing hybrid shrub that may eventually mature to as much as 4-5' tall. Adapts to topiary shapes in formal settings as well. Use hand pruners or shears. Buxus x 'Green Gem' SKU. Baby Gem Boxwood - 1 Gallon Pot Perfect for a clipped low formal hedge or as a pyramid, globe or other topiary shapes, the Baby Gem Boxwood is a cute little gem that fits nicely in smaller garden spaces. ‘Green Gem’ is usually hardy in zone 4, with minimal winter damage. The Wintergem Boxwood (buxus microphyllia) has dark green oval-shaped leaves with compact growth habit, 3 to 4 foot high with 2 to 3 feet width. My garden is planted with Buxus ‘Winter Gem,’ which does not require a burlap cloak in wintertime. Many people think that these two plants have the same characteristics, but one can see English Boxwood and Green Gem Boxwood … Be the first to review this product. See more ideas about Boxwood, Evergreen shrubs, Boxwood landscaping. Has shown to hold excellent green color through the winter with excellent hardiness as well. Green Gem Boxwood. Green Gem Gardens - 15849 CR 565A, Clermont, Florida 34711 - Rated 5 based on 3 Reviews "Best place ever! Baby Gem Boxwood is a dwarf form of the popular and hardy Japanese boxwood. Green Gem (Buxus hybrid 'Green Gem') This slow-growing type has emerald green summer foliage that bronzes in winter. Dense, rounded form if left unsheared. 'Glencoe' (Chicagoland Green®)- Maintains good color in winter, 2-3 feet tall. Color: Glossy dark green leaves ‘Green Gem’ is a perfect choice for low hedges, topiary, and foundation planting. Exposure: Partial to full sun. No need to worry, this boxwood quickly regains its green coloration in spring. Pike Nurseries quoted me $1,000 to plant just the 10 Green Beauty Boxwood! Explore this item. 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