Boxwood, Box—Buxus spp.
Family Buxaceae (Boxwood family)
Boxwood or Box plants are evergreen shrubs or small
trees. They are commonly used for clipped hedging and border plantings.
When left unclipped, shrubs tend to form soft billowy mounds.
Optimum conditions for growth
Buxus spp. are generally hardy plants and
can adapt to several climatic zones. They can survive in full sun
or shade and perform best with adequate summer irrigation.
Leaves of box plant