Box Hedging Trees
Box (Buxus sempervirens) makes a very effective ground cover species. An evergreen species, it is particularly well-suited to shady positions. Box has very dense evergreen leaves. Being somewhat slow-growing, hence, little maintenance is required. Box will gain approximately 15cm (6in) of growth per year. Box is suitable for most soil types and situations, excepting wet or windy sites.
See What Our Customers Are Saying About Our Buxus Sempervirens or Box Trees
Alan,Buxus trees arrived as planned and now planted in new area. Wife approves too of how they look so 2 happy customers! Bear you in mind next time.Cheers Brian Standbridge 0913
Due to courier unpredictability, we advise having your trees delivered AT LEAST 3 days before you actually need them.
Returning Cell Grown Trees
For Phytosanitary reasons, some cell grown trees cannot be returned to the nursery. A list of plants affected is shown here or download the list here.
Delaying Planting Cell Grown Trees
If you cannot plant straight away, take the trees out of the packaging and stand upright next to each other in a sheltered location outside. November to March, no need to water unless they start to dry out and these would be ok for up to 6 weeks. During Spring and Summer, you can do this for up to 3 weeks.
Feeding Or Fertilizing
This is a task that can easily be over done. Any nitrogen based fertilizer will do such as 20:20:10 but the longer lasting ones which take 18/24 months are better as they are regulated by the weather and moisture therefore release slowly.
Multiple Order Discount
Orders over £1000 can be discounted by contacting us on 0800 043 1057
Do I Need To Stake My Shrubs?
9 out of 10 times the answer will be no, especially if under 200cm tall. However our article on Tree Staking should help guide you.
UK Grown Shrubs
All our shrubs are UK grown and not allowed to holiday overseas to ensure we can stand by this statement.
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