Privacy hedges are incredibly popular in public and private gardens alike. They separate space and provide a backdrop to any lower plants placed around them. There’s plenty of ways to create a privacy border in your garden with different plants. We’ve curated a list of 14 great plants for this exact purpose. These plants are selected for their ability to form dense hedges, their fast growth, and their attractive foliage or flowers.¬†One of these may be the perfect addition to your own garden at home!

Leyland Cypress (Cupressocyparis leylandii)

Leyland Cypress is a fast-growing evergreen that forms a dense hedge, providing excellent privacy. It has beautiful feathery foliage and can grow up to 3 feet per year.

Green Giant Arborvitae (Thuja standishii x plicata ‘Green Giant’)

Green Giant Arborvitae is a popular choice for privacy hedges due to its rapid growth and tall, columnar shape. It can reach heights