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Buxus sinica var. insularis 'Franklin's Gem'

Franklin's Gem Boxwood

‘Franklin’s Gem’ is a low spreading cultivar with lime green new growth in the spring. New growth will slowly transition to an olive-green. It is very similar to the cultivars insularis ‘Nana’ and ‘Tide Hill’. Deer resistant.


  • Category:Shrubs
  • Hardiness Zone:5-8
  • Height:2 Feet
  • Spread:3 Feet

Foliage Color
Green
Best Usage
Edging
Hedge
Specimen
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Wildlife
Deer Resistant
Exposure
Part Sun
Shade
Growth Rate
Medium
Slow

‘Franklin’s Gem’ is a low spreading cultivar with lime green new growth in the spring. New growth will slowly transition to an olive-green. It is very similar to the cultivars insularis ‘Nana’ and ‘Tide Hill’. Deer resistant.