Emerging from the snow

Look what finally gets to see the light of day.

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This little boxwood ('Green velvet' I think) is such a trooper. When I planted it near the corner of the garden I never realized that it would be buried by snow plowed from the driveway every winter, but it is. How it manages to retain any shape at all I don't know, but it doesn't look much worse for the wear now that is finally being allowed to see the light of day.

2 comments :

  1. We have boxwoods in the same situation with lots of driveway snow on them and we've only had minor damage — even with the records snows we've been having the last few winters.

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  2. 'Green Velvet' is on my list of shrubs to buy this year so it's nice to see that you've had good luck with yours. Such a prefect little looking evergreen!

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