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Buxus microphylla sinica ( Chinese Boxwood Bonsai), Sheffield's Seed Co. Inc.
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Buxus microphylla

var. sinica

Chinese Boxwood

In Stock: 2.032 lb (Total:2.032lb)
  • BUXUS microphylla var. sinica

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2.03 lb


Germination test:
Cut (Full Seed)
Seeds per lb:
2.03 lb
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Growing Info

Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours
Stratification: cold stratify for 30 days
Germination: sow seed 1/8" deep , tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed

Other: Individually filing or nicking the seed coat may be needed. |Seeds will usually germinate in 120-180 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. 

Introducing the Buxus microphylla var. sinica Chinese Boxwood - a visually stunning plant that will enhance the beauty of any space. Native to China, this ornamental plant is known to reach a height of 18 feet in its natural habitat, though these must be very old trees. With shiny green leaves veined on top, measuring approximately 1 1/4" long, this plant is truly a sight to behold.

The Buxus microphylla var. sinica is a slow-growing plant that adds elegance and sophistication to gardens and landscapes. It is well-suited for ornamental purposes, both in its native region and in temperate regions across the globe. This species is highly adaptable and thrives in various soil conditions, as long as the soil is well-drained. It can tolerate light shade and chalky soils, making it a versatile choice for different gardening preferences.

Not only is the Buxus microphylla var. sinica visually appealing, but it also emits a pungent scent, especially when wet. This scent adds an extra sensory dimension to your garden, making it a delight for your senses. Furthermore, its slow-growing nature ensures that it remains an attractive addition for years to come.

This particular species of Buxus is a polymorphic plant, meaning it has various named varieties that have been developed for their aesthetic value. With such a diverse range, you can choose the variety that best suits your gardening preferences and create a unique and captivating landscape.

To grow the Buxus microphylla var. sinica, ensure it receives high light indoors or partial sunlight outdoors during the spring and summer. It is a low-maintenance plant that is easily adaptable to most containers, making it an excellent choice for beginners to the world of bonsai. This Buxus microphylla sinica plant is an exceptional option for your first bonsai experience, as it is easy to care for and will thrive in the right environment.

If you're looking to add a touch of elegance, beauty, and a hint of fragrance to your garden or landscape, the Buxus microphylla var. sinica Chinese Boxwood is the perfect choice. Its stunning appearance, along with its adaptability and low maintenance, makes it an excellent addition to any space. Don't miss out on the opportunity to have a piece of China's natural beauty in your own garden.

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