Trees for Screening
Arizona Cypress - Arizona Cypress is a fast growing tree reaching up to 40 feet in height and spreading to 30 feet. The Arizona Cypress tree is evergreen, pyramid shaped, which makes a great privacy screen, windbreak or row planting. It can also be used as a single specimen tree. The Arizona Cypress Blue Ice has a hint of blue-green and silver foliage. Arizona Cypress grows well with little water, prefers hot, dry conditions.
Magnolia - Tree of the South and another evergreen tree, which can grow to be 80 feet tall and 50 feet wide. Large leaves and beautiful white flowers blooms starting in May. Smaller varieties include Little Gem (growing to 20-25 feet tall) and Teddy Bear (growing to be 15 to 18 feet tall). Needs deep soil, preferably acidic, neutral or only slightly alkaline.
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