Below is a selection of privacy tree alternatives that are the most sought-after along with the benefits they bring.
Thuja Green Giant Thuja Green Giant grows extremely fast, growing at an average of 3 to 5 feet per year. They’re strong and tall growing to a height between 10 and 15 feet when they reach their maturity. It makes them an ideal choice to keep your privacy. They also excel in surviving droughts.
Emerald Green Arborvitae can be described as a stunning, feathery shrub which is suitable for use as both a single or privacy plant or a privacy. The trees keep their vibrant green colors all through the year, and are usually maintenance-free.
The Nellie Stevens Holly grows well when grouped, which makes these plants ideal to be used as hedges. They’ve dark, waxy leaves which add an element of sophistication in a garden, and they’re adaptable to a variety of weather conditions.
The Leyland Cypress is a beautiful deep green plant with a pyramidal growth. They can be adapted to the majority of soil types, and typically increase in height by 3 to 5 feet per year.