Also known as
Oregon boxleaf, Oregon boxwood, mountain lover, box, hedge, false box and myrtle box leaf
How to care for Oregon boxleaf
Oregon boxleaf needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Arcadia, California.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
January 18th, 2022
This month, Arcadia is getting an average of 9.6 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will increase by 5.3% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 10.4 total hours of dayl…
Oregon boxleaf love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Arcadia, California ⛅.
Oregon boxleaf does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Oregon boxleaf after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.