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.
Creating two levels of hedging by underplanting the raised hedge: a formal low-clipped boxwood hedge under the raised hedge of Photinia x fraseri 'Red Robin'. Both are evergreen, creating great year-round interest.
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.
Burning Bush Euonymus Compactus Fast growing Hedge Plant Brilliant, 10+ weeks of fire-engine red fall color Drought tolerant & Disease Resistant Thrives in full sun to part shade Plant in groups of 6, 12, or 24 for best results Plant 4-6 feet apart for a quick, full hedge screen Our Jumbo 2-Quart pots for quicker results! Zone 4,5,6,7,8 Blooms Summer 5' x 5'