Fast Growing Evergreen Spacing forPrivacy Hedge

Best Privacy Trees Around Pools

The typical prerequisites maybe:

  • Grows fast
  • Evergreen and without shedding large leaves
  • Stays around 15-20 feet height or easy to manage the height
  • Very low maintenance
  • Diseases and deer resistant
  • Columnar or skinny shape as to not encroach on turf or play space
  • Cold tolerant for various climates, including USDA Zone 6 or colder


The beast variety which satisfies all these requirements is the American Pillar Arborvitae Thuja. If it is not available due to high demand, the Green Giant Arborvitae are also a worthy choice.


There are other good choices to consider, but none which would satisfy the above requirements.


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