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Buxus balearica

Classification

Order: Euphorbiales
   Family: Buxaceae
            Genus: Buxus
                        Specie: Buxus balearica

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 30 ft (9 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil

Features: Glossy bright green leaves

Uses: Foliage plant Formal gardens Hedge Topiary

Zones: 8-11

Description: This species from the Balearic Islands and nearby parts of Spain and Algeria differs from Buxus sempervirens in its more erect, somewhat conical growth habit and larger thicker leaves?these are up to 11?2 in (35 mm) long and slightly notched at the

Growth Habit: Upright conical habit

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