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Conifers to create screen of green

Posted by jdavenpo none (My Page) on
Sat, Jun 2, 12 at 13:17

Hello!

I am looking for some advice on what conifers to select to create a privacy screen in front of our home (hedge like). I was thinking a chamaecyparis or similar. I am located in southern Ca on the coast.... So it is moderate temp with a lot of sun at times.

Any ideas or advice would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks!
Jason


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RE: Conifers to create screen of green

One of the California native cypresses would be best.

Resin


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RE: Conifers to create screen of green

Monterrey Cypress! These grow in the coastal zone around Monterrey. Assume they would grow in the same zone further south.


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RE: Conifers to create screen of green

Might be nice to be different and get Cupressus goveniana or C. pygmaea. Or if you're down by San Diego, try C. forbesii.

Resin


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