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Laurel Hedges

By |2019-03-18T19:18:31+00:00March 18th, 2019|Plant Spotlights|

Laurels are a unique group of plants, and they are particularly well-suited to hedging. They are technically in the Prunus genus and they are not “true” laurels at all! This may be why they are often called “Cherry laurels” –cherries and plums are also Prunus species. Cherry laurels are broad-leafed evergreens, meaning they have wide,

Privacy Hedges

By |2019-03-16T19:43:34+00:00March 16th, 2019|Instant Design|

Peace. Quiet. Solitude. Privacy. All these qualities can be enjoyed in any yard, no matter how noisy or urban the area, as long as it has a privacy hedge! Evergreen privacy hedges block noise and peering eyes while providing beauty to the garden and a home for small animals. We have compiled a list of

Beech Hedge vs Hornbeam Hedge – Which Creates a Far Superior Hedge

By |2019-04-18T19:55:41+00:00February 13th, 2019|Plant Spotlights|

Landscape architects specifying hedges for properties most often select European Beech (Fagus sylvatica) or Hornbeam (Carpinus betulus).The two varieties are similar in many ways, but in our experience, European Beech nearly always create a superior hedge. One of the main benefits of planting a European Beech hedge is the fact that it holds its beautiful,

Hedges vs Fences

By |2019-04-18T19:52:56+00:00February 2nd, 2019|Instant Design|

Why build a fence when you can plant a beautiful hedge? With burgeoning interest in sustainability and ‘green’ spaces, the use of hedges and living privacy screens in lieu of fences has become more appealing in designing urban and suburban spaces. Using hedges as a ‘green screen’ offers a variety of benefits, including the lack

InstantHedge vs Conventional

By |2019-04-18T19:51:15+00:00January 28th, 2019|Instant Design|

InstantHedge was designed to make everything about planting a hedge easier, faster, more convenient, and more successful. In each step,from planning and design to shipping and installation, InstantHedge saves time and effort and ensures a beautiful, healthy hedge that is finished immediately after planting. Maintenance is simple and requires none of the guess-work usually involved

WATERING HEDGES

By |2019-04-19T13:26:28+00:00January 20th, 2019|Care Guides|

How to Water Hedges Using a Drip Irrigation System Most of our hedges are highly drought-tolerant, but they do require regular water for the first few seasons while roots are becoming established. Additional water may be required in extremely hot, dry summers to keep hedges flourishing. We recommend drip irrigation because it is so