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Photinia - Evergreen - Hardy - Fast Growing - Hedge - Bush - Very Colorful in Spring and Fall-

How to Use Photinia for a Hedge

Laurel HedgeLaurel is the quickest growing evergreen shrub, so if you don't want a conifer hedge, Laurel is the quickest and cheapest way of creating an evergreen garden hedge.  Laurels will also provide the most instant hedging as the taller sizes (4ft, 5ft and 6ft) are bushy and can often create an instant screen if planted close enough.

Laurel HedgeLaurel is the quickest growing evergreen shrub, so if you don't want a conifer hedge, Laurel is the quickest and cheapest way of creating an evergreen garden hedge. Laurels will also provide the most instant hedging as the taller sizes (4ft, 5ft and 6ft) are bushy and can often create an instant screen if planted close enough.

If you are thinking about planting a new hedge and have doubts on which plant is the best for you, we are offering a list of the most popular ones s

TOP 10 Best Plants for Hedges and How to Plant Them

If you are thinking about planting a new hedge and have doubts on which plant is the best for you, we are offering a list of the most popular ones s

If you are thinking about planting a new hedge and have doubts on which plant is the best for you, we are offering a list of the most popular ones so you can choose whichever suits you best. Hedges are a necessary part of every garden, providing privacy, blocking wind or even buffering noise. But most importantly edges provide structure to your garden. Hedging plants are usually budget friendly especially if you buy them bare-rooted.

TOP 10 Best Plants for Hedges and How to Plant Them

If you are thinking about planting a new hedge and have doubts on which plant is the best for you, we are offering a list of the most popular ones so you can choose whichever suits you best. Hedges are a necessary part of every garden, providing privacy, blocking wind or even buffering noise. But most importantly edges provide structure to your garden. Hedging plants are usually budget friendly especially if you buy them bare-rooted.

Leylandii Hedge- Leylandii is a conifer that is the fastest –growing, evergreen, hedging plant and will create a hedge quickly.  Because it is fast growing, it is generally the cheapest way of forming an evergreen hedge and hence the most popular.

Leylandii Hedge- Leylandii is a conifer that is the fastest –growing, evergreen, hedging plant and will create a hedge quickly. Because it is fast growing, it is generally the cheapest way of forming an evergreen hedge and hence the most popular.

5 beautiful bushes to plant in the yard. good for privacy and very easy on the eye! such pretty colors! buddiea(pink),forsythia spectabilis(yellow), spirea arguta(white), ceanothus yankee point(blue), and weigelia(burgundy)

5 beautiful bushes to plant in the yard. good for privacy and very easy on the eye! such pretty colors! buddiea(pink),forsythia spectabilis(yellow), spirea arguta(white), ceanothus yankee point(blue), and weigelia(burgundy)

If you are thinking about planting a new hedge and have doubts on which plant is the best for you, we are offering a list of the most popular ones so you can choose whichever suits you best. Hedges are a necessary part of every garden, providing privacy, blocking wind or even buffering noise. But most importantly edges provide structure to your garden. Hedging plants are usually budget friendly especially if you buy them bare-rooted.

TOP 10 Best Plants for Hedges and How to Plant Them

If you are thinking about planting a new hedge and have doubts on which plant is the best for you, we are offering a list of the most popular ones so you can choose whichever suits you best. Hedges are a necessary part of every garden, providing privacy, blocking wind or even buffering noise. But most importantly edges provide structure to your garden. Hedging plants are usually budget friendly especially if you buy them bare-rooted.

herb garden with rosemary hedge - planting herbs in buried buckets keeps herbs from taking over by estela

herb garden with rosemary hedge - planting herbs in buried buckets keeps herbs from taking over by estela

Thuja Green Giant - Fast growing Hedge Plant,grows over 3' per year & is a perfect hedge plant ~ Finally a deer-resistant Arborvitae!

Thuja Green Giant - Fast growing Hedge Plant,grows over 3' per year & is a perfect hedge plant ~ Finally a deer-resistant Arborvitae!

I keep seeing the most amazing photos of this type of hedge and I finally learned the name.  Miscanthus produces showy copper colored flower plumes in September and brilliant fall gold foliage. This perennial is zone 5 hardy and is both deer resistant and drought proof once established. Make sure to shear back this hedge plant in the spring to about 12” from the ground. This helps to re-energize the plant for the coming season.

I keep seeing the most amazing photos of this type of hedge and I finally learned the name. Miscanthus produces showy copper colored flower plumes in September and brilliant fall gold foliage. This perennial is zone 5 hardy and is both deer resistant and drought proof once established. Make sure to shear back this hedge plant in the spring to about 12” from the ground. This helps to re-energize the plant for the coming season.

Step-by-Step Instructions for Planting Boxwood Hedges: Planting the Boxwood Shrubs

Step-by-Step Instructions for Planting Boxwood Hedges

Step-by-Step Instructions for Planting Boxwood Hedges: Planting the Boxwood Shrubs

Grasses as Hedge Plants: Karl Foerster Feather Reed Grass, Pennisetum Karley Rose, Miscanthus purpurascens, Miscanthus Morning Light, Pennisetum Red Head

Grasses as Hedge Plants: Karl Foerster Feather Reed Grass, Pennisetum Karley Rose, Miscanthus purpurascens, Miscanthus Morning Light, Pennisetum Red Head

Viburnum Tinus Eve Price, a wonderful winter flowering hedging plant, produces masses of white flowers from pink buds from December through to spring against dark green glossy foliage. A lovely evergreen hedging plant with blue-black fruits.

Viburnum Tinus Eve Price, a wonderful winter flowering hedging plant, produces masses of white flowers from pink buds from December through to spring against dark green glossy foliage. A lovely evergreen hedging plant with blue-black fruits.