The 300 plants I ordered were delivered, beautifully packed and in perfect condition, and on the day promised. They have now been planted, to replace box edging that had succumbed to blight, and because the plants are so bushy and healthy this already gives the impression of an established edging. I.. ...»
Excellent product and very speedy delivery. Only downside (which was not the fault of Welland Vale) was that the couriers sppeared to have chucked the box of plants around, as they were thrown all over the inside of the box. Thankfully, they all survived and are thriving. .. ...»
Ilex Crenata dark green is very similar in appearance similar to Buxus Sempervirens and is a great alternative especially if Box Blight is a particular cause for concern. It has glossy, small, dark green leaves and once established can grow at least 20cm a year. It also produces small black shiny fruits in the autumn.