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The American boxwood shrub is a versatile landscaping plant that thrives in most climates and tolerates very cold weather. The Graham Blandy cultivar is particularly well-suited to cold climates, according to Rodale's Or... More »

Boxwood leafminers are 1/8-inch-long, orange flies that are often called gall midges. They and their larvae are one of the most invasive pests of boxwood shrubs and trees. The leafminers prefer the American varieties, th... More »

Boxwood shrubs are classified as American, English, Korean and Japanese. The dwarf English boxwood variety Suffruticosa, first introduced in the United States in the early 1700s, remains popular today. Reaching a mature ... More »

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