Buxus 'Glencoe'

Boxwood

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Description

CHICAGOLAND GREEN® is a broad-leaved boxwood that resembles an English box in appearance. It has a uniform wide-oval habit, good winter color, and is easy to propagate. It is extremely cold hardy, surviving 32 degrees below zero with no dieback. In the spring it produces inconspicuous yellowish green blooms.

This shrub is a Chicagoland Grows® selection. Chicagoland Grows® is a plant introduction partnership of the Chicago Botanic Garden, the Morton Arboretum and the Ornamental Growers Association of Northern Illinois formed to promote plant cultivars that perform well in northern Illinois. This variety was selected from the collection at the Chicago Botanic Garden.

Soil
Moderate
Plant Shape
Round
Exposure
Full Sun, Partial Shade, Full Shade
Bloom Time
March - April, May - June
Bloom Color
Green
Landscape Use
Screen/Hedge, Urban Street, Bedding or Border
Wildlife Interest
Resistant To Deer
Plant Type
Shrub
Hardiness Zone
4 - 8