Stylish and evergreen, Buxus makes a great statement piece, either in the border, or in tubs and containers.
Will grow in sun or shade. They have small glossy green leaves that are excellent for trimming into a variety of topiary shapes. Trim in August to keep a crisp shape through the winter.
If planted in the ground feed in spring with a general purpose fertilizer and apply a thick mulch
In pots, feed monthly with a general purpose liquid feed. In spring remove 5cms of the top compost dress with fresh compost and some blood fish and bone.
The plants come with foliage 60cm from the top of the pots.