Buxus microphylla 'Peergold' Plant Patent #16,052
A dense, rounded, and compact shrub with rich green variegated foliage accented by bright gold margins. Small, fragrant, creamy yellow flowers develop in spring. Great as an accent or specimen plant, or for use as a low to medium hedge. Evergreen. Sold in 3 gallon container.
Light Needs: Partial to full sun
Water Needs: Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
USDA Zone: 6 - 9
Plant type: Boxwood, Shrub
Average landscape size: Compact habit reaches just 2 ft. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide.
Special features: Compact Form, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Year-round Interest
Foliage color: Variegated
Blooms: Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.
Flower color: Yellow