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Leyland in shade?

Posted by thedagda 7 (My Page) on
Sun, Mar 28, 10 at 22:36

I need fast growing privacy screen under oaks. Will the Leyland Cypress be ok? I plan on mixing in some Hemlocks and a Cryptomeria or two if I can. It gets morning sun but is a mostly shady spot.

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RE: Leyland in shade?

Leyland would not do well in shade. Hemlock is the best shade tolerant of the 3 you mentioned. You could also try Carolina Cherry Laurel.

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