Japanese Boxwood 'Green Beauty' (Buxus Microphylla var Japonica) - Zone 6-9b Part Shade-Full Sun 4'-6' Height 3'-4' Width. Evergreen shrub with dense, dark green foliage, becoming bronze-tinged in cold weather. Heat tolerant (greener than most boxwoods), Humidity tolerant. Resistant to nematodes. Responds very well to pruning-great for hedges, topiaries and even bonsai. Prefers moist, well drained soil. Shallow roots-mulch well and water when the soil gets dry. Propagate by cuttings.