6000 Think Outside the Boxwood: Alternative Plants for Gardens and Landscapes | UGA Cooperative Extension

Since 2014, boxwood blight has been steadily spreading throughout Georgia landscapes and threatening large and economically important boxwood plantings. This publication provides alternative plants to replace boxwood in landscapes across Georgia. It offers updated information on new cultivars and cautions against use of plants on the GA-EPPC invasive plant list as well as species and cultivars affected by common pests and diseases.


Status and Revision History
Published on Jan 19, 2017

Faculty
Bodie V. Pennisi Professor; Areas of Interest: Commercial landscape, Horticulture Greg Huber Public Service Professional, Georgia Center for Urban Agriculture (GCUA) Gary Peiffer ANR Extension Agent, Northwest District
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