Buxus sempervirens. - Garden Box. - This is a delicate shrub, which may be pruned to any shape to please the fancy. It is an evergreen, and easily propagated by cuttings. It is in general use, and the best material for forming edgings to beds, walks, etc. Plants may be trained singly into almost any shape, and will make large shrubs, in some locations. It is necessary to plant Box for shrubs in a shady place, which will generally require to be matted in the winter. There are varieties with yellow and white striped leaves, called the gold and silver striped. There are a number of species, among which are the Dwarf and Tree Box. The last kind is suitable for the shrubbery, as it will grow and thrive well under the drip of trees.