Longevity & Immortality

Japanese Box House Entrance

Height: 113-115cm | Sale price Price 140.000 JD Regular price Unit price  per 

About Me

☘ Origin: Japan & Taiwan
 Family: Buxaceae
☘ Botanical Name: Buxus microphylla
☘ Common Name(s): Littleleaf Box · Littleleaf Boxwood · Small-Leaved Box · Creole

Symbolism

The Boxwood represents longevity and immortality, it also represents a strong connection to the earth.

Name Story

Japanese Box, Littleleaf Boxwood, Small-Leaved Box, Littleleaf Box: The dense timber of Buxus microphylla, so as the other shrubs of the Buxus genus, has been used for making ornamental boxes, handles, instruments, violin pegs, and various small wooden objects, so that could be the origin of both botanical and common names. The epithets 'littleleaf' and 'small-leaved' refer to the small leaves of Buxus microphylla that are smaller compared to other boxes.

Feng Shui

The best plants for the front door in Feng Shui are those with soft, rounded, heart-shaped, or broad leaves that will draw in positive, auspicious energy.

Interesting Facts

Buxus microphylla, along with the other boxes, is widely used in landscaping and is particularly suited for topiary and hedges. However, many people don't know that, despite its widespread uses, all parts of Japanese Box are poisonous if ingested.

Health Benefits

Numerous of Medicinal uses, in addition to its ability to purify the air.

✔ Luxury Fiber Clay Planter Included

These high quality pots are ideal for growing healthy plants, extremely environmentally friendly, and very practical because they are 100% biodegradable and peat free.