Cypresses, a popular hedgeplant

Cypresses are a popular hedgeplant in Europe. They are mostly used in gardens and parks as a ornamental plant. Cypresses can grow to a height of 10 meters. Cypresses are evergreen trees or shrubs with small, scale-like leaves. The leaves are arranged in spirals or whorls of 3-6. The male cones are small and spherical, while the female cones are larger and oval-shaped. Both types of cones mature in autumn and release their seeds in winter....