Buxus Skywalker is, without a doubt, the fastest growing boxwood ever! It has a columnar habit and grows up to 30" in a growing season. Upright, narrow form is perfect for narrow foundation spaces or for grouping to form a narrow, deer-resistant hedge. Great for container planting as well. Can be used for spiral or ball pruning.
|Latin Name:||Buxus sempervirens 'Skywalker'|
|Exposure:||Part to Full Shade, Full Sun|
|Mature Height:||18-20 Feet|
|Mature Width:||4-6 Feet|
|Growth Rate:||Fast, up to 30" in a growing season|
|Hardiness Zone:||Zone 6-8|
|Pruning Time:||Can be pruned at any point in the year, but avoid late fall, as new growth should mature before colder weather sets in.|
|Can be pruned into a spiral or ball|
|Border, Container, Hedging, Focal Point, Foundation Planting, Landscape|
Plant Skywalker in a well-drained, fertile soil in a spot in full sun, shade or semi shade. Skywalker is low maintenance and not prune to root disease. Hardy to USDA Zone 6a. A perfect boxwood for landscaping and hedges.