Adding a Hedge
Box hedges can be added to your landscape design using the
Hedge tool. Hedges are easy to add; simply draw a line indicating the path that
the box hedge should follow.
To add a hedge:
Click the Add Hedge button found near the top of the screen under the
Draw the hedge by clicking the left mouse button to add points. Press the
Backspace key to remove the last point added, and press the Esc
key to cancel. If you would like to input the distance and angle manually, place
at least one point and then press the Enter key.
To finish drawing the hedge, right-click to place the last point.
The picture below shows an example of a landscape design
with two box hedges.
Customizing the Plan View
The appearance of a hedge can be customized separately in
the Plan view and the Perspective view. For example, you could determine that
the hedge should look realistic in the Perspective view, but stylized in the
Plan view. To do this, click the Custom appearance in
each view checkbox. Two tabs will now be available: Plan and
Perspective. Using these two tabs, you can customize how your hedge appears in
Hedges can be added in either the Plan view or the Perspective view, but
are easiest to add in the Plan view.
you are adding a hedge to a geometric shape, such as those used in driveways and
patios, it is usually best to ensure that grid snap is enabled. See Snap Settings for details.
Points can be easily added or removed from the shape of your hedge to
grant more control. For more information, see Inserting and Deleting Points.
Setting Object Properties