XfrogPlants Boxwood hedges 3D model
Boxwood (hedges) ( Buxus sempervirens )
Tree/Shrub, broadleaf evergreen, broad spreading
Height : 1m to 1.45m
Origin : Mediterranean
Environment : dry rocky sites, on calcareous soil
Climate : warm, temperate
The most popular use of Boxwood in urban decoration and topiary art, is to create hedges. The high density of the branches and leaves allows the expert gardeners to create almost any shape with a solid appearance. For this reason, the Boxwood has become the most important plant for the creation of Italian-style gardens. The wood of Boxwood is one of the hardest existing and is used industrially for many types of woodwork.