BOXWOOD UPRIGHT; 19 found, showing page 1 of 2. Landscape Attributes. Also known by its botanical name – Buxus sempervirens – dee runk is a broad-leafed evergreen shrub that grows in a narrow and upright position. The boxwood leafminer is the most serious pest of boxwoods, according to Clemson Cooperative Extension. Dee Runk Boxwood is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a narrowly upright and columnar growth habit. Dee Runk boxwood, Buxus sempervirens ‘Dee Runk’ Columnar Japanese plum yew, Cephalotaxus harringtonia ‘Fastigiata’ Wissel’s Saguaro false cypress, Chamaecyparis lawsoniana ‘Wissel’s Saguaro’ 'Fastigiata' Fastigiata Hornbeam: Oval-vase shape. 8′ Tall 2′ Wide My local nursery does not carry it. It is Deer resistant and tolerant of clay soil. instock POS ID: 118747 . Rich green foliage with a hint of blue. It grows nearly 6 inches a year and can provide a dramatic garden accent or be spaced apart in a row like columns. Page 1 2 > Sort by: BOXWOOD, DEE RUNK 30" $69.99 / EA Availability: 0. Buy Dee Runk Boxwood online. Companion Plants for Common Boxwood. Join The Tree Center newsletter for goodies! $14.99 / EA Availability: 0. The small glossy oval leaves remain dark green throughout the winter. Excellent choice for narrow hedges. $49.99. Dee Runk: Buxus sempervirens ‘Dee Runk’ 6-8: Full Sun, Part Sun, Shade: medium-fast: 3-6″ 7×2.5′ 10×3′ Elegantissima: Buxus sempervirens ‘Elegantissima’ 6-8: Part Sun, Shade: slow-medium: 1-3″ 2.5×2′ 3.5×3′ Fastigiata: Buxus sempervirens ‘Fastigiata’ 6-8: Full Sun, Part Sun, Shade: medium-fast: 3 … There are few shrubs that fit into narrow spaces better than ‘Dee Runk’ boxwood (Buxus sempervirens ‘Dee Runk’). Tough, hardy and easy to grow, this tall Boxwood is a real exclamation point in the garden, providing color year-round, as well as form, texture and contrast. Dee Runk Boxwood has dark green foliage. The boxwood has been a staple of fine gardens for millennia, spanning from the formal hedges of ancient Egypt to the palatial gardens of Greece and Rome to the tidy landscapes of Colonial Williamsburg. Dee Runk is a larger growing Boxwood that forms a tight columnar form up to 10 feet tall and 2 to 3 feet wide. An excellent upright cultivar, Dee Runk is grown for its form, deep green lustrous foliage that retains its color right through winter, and its ability to thrive in a variety of site conditions. B&B 75.00: Report a Bug More vigorous cultivars are generally responsive to more radical pruning techniques. Dark Green Foliage; Narrow, upright growth habit; Evergreen, rapid growth rate; Size Plant SKU Size #03 18-24" HT Please Login for Ordering #07 24-30" HT Carpinus b. Buxus sempervirens 'Dee Runk' Be the first to review this product . Buxus sempervirens 'Dee Runk' Boxwood - Common 'Dee Runk' Common Boxwood has glossy dark green foliage that makes its conical shape a standout. Leaves are up to 1 inch long and 3/8 inches wide and are dark glossy green. BOXWOOD, GRAHAM BLANDY 1 GALLON. Very columnar form produces lustrous dark green leaves with lighter underside. Browse pictures and read growth / cultivation information about Buxus, Common Boxwood, American Boxwood (Buxus sempervirens) 'Dee Runk' supplied by member gardeners in … Full sun. January 18, 2020 by Elaine kisser . Buxus sempervirens ‘Dee Runk’ This boxwood is an excellent, narrowly upright shrub with glossy evergreen foliage. Soft green in spring, they turn dark green as they mature. Dee Runk was selected for its naturally upright and narrow growth habit, creating a pillar of rich green foliage. Scientifically called the Buxus Sempervirens or the Buxus Suffruticosa, this is the most commonly grown boxwood shrub. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant. Dee Runk Boxwood is a larger growing evergreen that forms an upright, tall tight column up to 10 feet, and only 2-3 feet wide. Excellent choice for narrow hedges. Plant Dee Runk boxwoods if a pyramid-shaped boxer is of interest for your landscape and you don't mind a skinny bush, growing a maximum of 2 feet wide. - OR - Add to Wish List Add to Compare. Common or American Boxwood Buxus sempervirens. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant. You can trim this fast-growing plant to create a foundation planting hedge. Use hand pruners or shears. The tiny orange flies that swarm the plant aren't so much the problem as their larvae are -- when the eggs hatch, the tiny larvae feast on the leaves. It is evergreen, disease resistant and slow growing and is an exciting newcomer to the Boxwood scene. Is Dee Runk boxwood recommended for the deep south (north Florida zone 8b)? Dee Runk Boxwood is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a narrowly upright and columnar growth habit. It does best in part sun to sun and prefers even moisture. B. sempervirens: called American boxwood, tall, tried and true species; 5 × 4 feet; zones 5–8; Dee Runk: upright fast growth; 8 x 2 feet; zones 6–8; Elegantissima: best variegated gray-green and … Oval in shape with dark green leaves, the tall plant has the ability to shoot up to 10 to 12 feet in height. B&B: 45.00: 30 in. Boxwoods are hardy, durable shrubs. Get discounts, gardening tips, six-pack abs and more! The small glossy oval leaves remain dark green throughout the winter. The evergreen shrub has an upright columnar growth and grows around 7 ft. (2 m) tall. Dee Runk is an excellent specimen plant or planted as an evergreen screen. BOXWOOD, GRAHAM BLANDY 2 GALLON. Landscape Attributes. Time, so that 's an added incentive Sort by: Boxwood, Dee dee runk boxwood is an shrub! 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