Box (Buxus Sempervirens) is a classic British native evergreen that has formed the backbone of formal planting schemes for centuries. It is ideal for low hedging, boundaries or divisions in formal gardens in both modern and traditional settings. Excellent for growing in containers, as Topiary and for training as feature plants.
- Permanent evergreen feature creating a smart, formal effect.
- Responds well to trimming, excellent for hedging and topiary.
- Good for chalky soil.
- Excellent shade plant.
- Hardy, long-lived, slow-growing, dense evergreen with small, rich green leaves.
- Amenable to trimming.
- Thrives in shade.
- Thrives in most well-drained soils, including shallow soil over chalk.