Pool border help

okthunderMarch 25, 2014

I have a 4ft wide by 60 ft long area between my pool and stockade fence. I a looking for shrubs that will add privacy around 20 ft tall when grown. I am in central Oklahoma......thanks in advance.

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Embothrium(USDA 8 Sunset 5 WA)

Kinds with big parts that don't clog pool filters, are easy to clean up.

    Bookmark   March 26, 2014 at 1:33PM
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Dave in NoVA • 7a • Northern VA

What zone are you in? 7? or 6? If zone 7, then 7A or 7B? Makes a difference with plant selection. what is your normal lowest temperature in winter?

Do you want evergreen or deciduous?

Wet area ? or with good drainage? Full sun?

20 feet tall is very tall! and anything growing that tall will likely become very wide over time. Are you willing to trim annually? What about fence maintenance? (painting, staining, etc.)

    Bookmark   March 27, 2014 at 11:03AM
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