The Common Boxwood is a tall hedge shrub that grows 8-12 feet tall when mature. Without pruning it can grow into a massive shrub or small tree reaching heights of 20-30 feet. The Common Boxwood is a classic American hedge shrub that can live 75 to 150 years. It is commonly seen as a rounded shrub border or rectangle privacy hedge. Pale green to yellow, creamy white flowers bloom in April and May.
Soil Type: Prefers evenly moist, well-drained soils, loams in full sun to partial shade.