How to select privacy plants to design a natural screen 🪴 Private backyard landscape design

How to select privacy plants to design a natural screen 🪴 Private backyard landscape design

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Learn how to select privacy plants to design a natural screen or hedge that is both beautiful and practical.
So far in this privacy video series, we’ve talked about strategy for designing a private backyard, and instant privacy ideas… Now it’s time to talk about what kinds of privacy plants you should look for, and how to use them to design privacy into your yard in a way that lasts.
This could be planting a privacy screen, a hedgerow, an island of plants, or just how to incorporate plantings into your yard in a natural way. The best plants for screens should be selected and placed in a way that maximizes privacy benefits and while still looking beautiful and balanced.

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Here are some related videos that you may find helpful!

🌱 PART 1 OF THIS SERIES… How to design instant privacy for your yard 🪴 DIY Landscape Design Strategy:

🌱 PART 2 OF THIS SERIES… Creative Ways to Add Privacy 🪴 Landscape design strategies for instantly private backyards:


🌱 Designing a landscape from scratch? Start with USE, first:

🌱 Why proper plant spacing is so important:

🌱 How to make a landscaping project look finished fast:

And if you’re new here, hello! My name is Eve Hanlin, I’m a certified horticulturist and landscape designer from the Pacific Northwest corner of the USA. I've offered in-person landscape design services for years and now I am taking landscape design online by offering digital courses and resources for do-it-yourselfers. This is my new business: Garden Project Academy.

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