(Boxwood) Hardy and attractive year round, Sprinter® Buxus is first to the finish line! A fast growing form of ‘Winter Gem’ means Sprinter® will fill in more quickly than other varieties. Great for sun to shade locations the glossy evergreen foliage is deer resistant and seldom requires pruning but may be trimmed to shape in summer. Sprinter® Buxus forms a more upright habit of 2-4 feet, great for hedges and borders or use in containers for a striking garden entrance display. Fertilize in the spring with a controlled release fertilizer specialized for trees and shrubs. Follow the label for recommended rate of application.