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Live Privacy Fence Ideas

Rose lattices help train climbing roses to grow upward as well as horizontally to showcase the blooms

Skyrocket Junipers

It is hardy in USDA zones 2 through 9 and has a moderate growth rate. Juniperusscopulorum "Skyrocket" is one of the narrowest junipers available. It can grow to 20 feet, with widths of only 2 or 3 feet. This is a fast growing juniper that has fine, feathery blue foliage.

Sky Pencil Holly trees have a narrow, upright growth habit that hardly takes up any space. They add height to gardens without taking them over and look beautiful with thick, green foliage all year.

Sky Pencil hollies are narrow, columnar shrubs that grow up to 8 feet tall and 2 feet wide. With pruning, you can maintain them at a height of 6 feet and a width of just 12 inches.

Canna lilies grow 2 to 6 feet tall and look best when planted behind shorter flowers.

Cannas, a genus of tropical and subtropical flowering plants, spread quickly underground through rhizomes and require division every few years to control the rhizomes and prevent the cannas from becoming overcrowded.

Podocarpus usually grow to between 20 and 35 feet, though they may be kept smaller with pruning. They are fairly rapid growers, adding about 24 inches in height in the course of a growing season.

Here's the Magic... with as little as 2 feet of Black Bamboo, you get a privacy screen that makes fences, walls, or neighbors disappear.

You can now enjoy a natural living wall with a tropical feel. Its Feng Shui for your landscape.

• Easy to grow
• Drought tolerant
• Adapts to most soils and climates
• Disease and pest resistant

Bamboo is a perfect Privacy Screen, but Keeping the world's fastest growing plants from overtaking your yard had always been a problem with previous bamboo varieties.

Most bamboo varieties can get out of control and grow into your yard. Black Bamboo is different. It's well behaved and easy to keep right where you want it. The new shoots start out green and then turn black with age. So you will get a small color show in your garden.

Bamboo is the fastest growing privacy plant you can find, and it takes up very little room in your yard. It can grow as much as 10-12 feet a year!