Garden Plant: Chicagoland Green Boxwood
Product Description: Chicagoland Green Boxwood
Boxwood – Chicagoland Green, Buxus ‘ Glencoe’, is a fine textured evergreen shrub that tolerates pruning and shearing well.
Chicagoland Green is one of our favorites to be used as a border or hedge.
Boxwood requires well-drained soil and prefers shading and wind protection in winter, if grown on an exposed site.
This Boxwood tolerates some drought and will grow in dry soil but prefers well-drained, loamy, sandy or clay soils with a pH of acidic to slightly alkaline.
Chicagoland Green is a medium sized shrub and known for its cold hardiness and good winter color.
It grows with a uniform, oval, rounded growth habit and will reach 3′ tall by 5′ wide in approximately 15 years.