Green Tower Boxwood Evergreen. 8-10' tall 1-2 feet wide.  likes partial to full sun.

Green Tower Boxwood Evergreen. 8-10' tall 1-2 feet wide. likes partial to full sun.

JUNIPERUS SCOPULORUM SKYROCKET // Tall narrow tree for screening along the driveway

JUNIPERUS SCOPULORUM SKYROCKET // Tall narrow tree for screening along the driveway

Privacy Hedge: If you are looking to add some privacy in your yard, consider a buffer of shrubs, suggests Winslow. “A buffer that includes multiple plants at varying heights can accomplish the same thing as a solid hedge or a fence but is far more welcoming,” says Winslow. Alternatively, if you are just trying to block the view from a particular room—or a part of your yard from your neighbors—plant a couple of trees or shrubs with strategic precision.

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Privacy Hedge: If you are looking to add some privacy in your yard, consider a buffer of shrubs, suggests Winslow. “A buffer that includes multiple plants at varying heights can accomplish the same thing as a solid hedge or a fence but is far more welcoming,” says Winslow. Alternatively, if you are just trying to block the view from a particular room—or a part of your yard from your neighbors—plant a couple of trees or shrubs with strategic precision.

grows rapidly to 15 feet tall with a spread of just 2 feet. This variety requires very little maintenance; no staking or pruning. Great privacy screen and wind break.

grows rapidly to 15 feet tall with a spread of just 2 feet. This variety requires very little maintenance; no staking or pruning. Great privacy screen and wind break.

The Emerald Green Arborvitae, Thuja occidentalis 'Smaragd', also known as Emerald Green Thuja is a fast-growing, hardy arborvitae.  It would make a superb privacy hedge along your property line or beside your backyard pool.  These also make an excellent wind-break or foundation plant.

The Emerald Green Arborvitae, Thuja occidentalis 'Smaragd', also known as Emerald Green Thuja is a fast-growing, hardy arborvitae. It would make a superb privacy hedge along your property line or beside your backyard pool. These also make an excellent wind-break or foundation plant.

Pencil Point Juniper--height? Skyrocket is too tall (15-20'). Also consider Juniper scopularum 'Medora' (10 x 2 1/2').

Pencil Point Juniper--height? Skyrocket is too tall (15-20'). Also consider Juniper scopularum 'Medora' (10 x 2 1/2').

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