Boxwood Beauty Natal Plum - C&J Gardening Center

Boxwood Beauty Natal Plum

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Boxwood Beauty Natal Plum is a compact and visually appealing evergreen shrub prized for its versatility and ornamental qualities. This cultivar is a variation of the Natal Plum, known for its dense, glossy foliage and rounded growth habit. 'Boxwood Beauty' stands out with its small, dark green leaves, creating a lush and manicured appearance reminiscent of boxwood plants. The shrub typically reaches a height and spread of around 2 feet, making it an excellent choice for hedges, borders, or container gardens. It produces fragrant, star-shaped white flowers, followed by red, edible fruits, adding seasonal interest to the landscape. With its adaptability to different soil types and its ability to withstand coastal conditions, Carissa macrocarpa 'Boxwood Beauty' is a low-maintenance and attractive option for gardens seeking a neat, evergreen presence with a touch of elegance.

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Carissa macrocarpa 'Boxwood Beauty'

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9 - 11
Partial - Full Sun
2' Tall and 2' Wide


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