Privacy Hedges: Advantages & Some Popular Types

 Podocarpus Privacy Hedge

Podocarpus Privacy Hedge

Advantages               

               Adds beauty & definition

·              Reduces noise & pollution

·              Provides more fresh air

·              Shades & cools areas

·              Protects tender plants

·              Can create curves with

·              Acts as privacy screen

·              Stops strong winds

 Ficus Privacy Hedge

Ficus Privacy Hedge

Some Popular Types

·               Podacarpus

·               Ficus

·               Hopseed

 

Planting hedge plants two feet apart is the usual, but they can be placed a little closer so they’ll fill in faster.

 Hopseed Privacy Hedge

Hopseed Privacy Hedge