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Here is a specific listing of our most common & popular evergreen varieties that are widely used for privacy screens, borders, and windbreaks. This page targets our larger, fuller sized selections for use in larger, thicker screens & borders. It includes many popular species such as Arborvitae ( Thuja ), Juniper, Cypress, Hemlock, Spruces, and more.

Just click on our slender, narrow, columnar varieties sub-category to see a specific listing of those varieties we offer that fit into that description - or feel free to check out our complete page listing of all our Privacy Screen & Windbreak varieties.

Please click on any variety below to go to its own page complete with additional descriptions, specifications, photos, and purchasing options.

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American Pyramidal Arborvitae/Thuja American Pyramidal Arborvitae/Thuja Blue Cone Arborvitae

American Pyramidal Arborvitae is an all around excellent, tough, low maintenance evergreen tree with bright green fanlike foliage. Makes a very good privacy screen, windbreak - can even be trimmed lower for hedging.




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American Pyramidal Arborvitae is an all around excellent, tough, low maintenance evergreen tree with bright green fanlike foliage. Makes a very good privacy screen, windbreak - can even be trimmed lower for hedging.




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Very good winter color, with foliage displayed on vertical fanlike branches. Good growth rate & hardiness. Has an somewhat oval, egg shaped growth habit. Produces loads of cones, which start out as a pale powder blue color.




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Blue Cone Arborvitae / Thuja Blue Cone Arborvitae Green Giant Arborvitae /Thuja

Good screening choice for areas with high heat & humidity. Keeps good green color with lots of cones. Same great features as our Size 1 Blue Cone Arbs.......just a larger size. Not always available in this size.




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This is a seldom seen arborvitae that has a neat pyramidal growth habit. Its distinguishing feature is the large glaucous blue "cones" it produces during summer months. It has a nice green color with just a hint of blue.




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By far one of our most popular Thujas, especially as a privacy screen. Excellent growth rate, foliage density, and more! Can easily grow 3 ft per year once established - slightly more in optimum growing conditions.




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Green Giant Arborvitae /Thuja Green Giant Arborvitae /Thuja Green Splendor Arborvitae/Thuja

By far one of our most popular Thujas, especially as a privacy screen. Slightly larger size than our popular Size 1's - taller, but with good branching. Good growth rate for this variety, and nice green color!




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By far one of our most popular Thujas, especially as a privacy screen. Slightly larger size than our popular Size 2's - full gallon sized rootballs with good branching. Good growth rate for this variety, and nice green color!




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Great alternative to Green Giant for use in privacy screens, etc. Just as fast growth rate, impressive green color, and slightly more narrow. Probably not as well known or advertised, but hangs right with a Green Giant.




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Green Splendor Arborvitae/Thuja Grune Kugel Arborvitae / Thuja Nigra Pyramidal Arborvitae/Thuja

Great alternative to Green Giant for use in screens, etc. Just as fast growth rate, equally impressive green color, and slightly more narrow. Great for areas that might have slight size restrictions that prohibit using Green Giant.




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Grune Kugel Arborvitae ( Thuja ) is a dwarf globe arborvitae - German for "green ball". Nice round shape with coarse, rich green foliage that has bronze tips in winter. Great for low hedges, walkways, and foreground plantings.



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Well suited for full sized privacy screens & borders. Good mature size, growth rate, and holds good color in winter. Great for cooler climates. Super dark green foliage with little to any winter discoloration at all.




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Nigra Pyramidal Arborvitae/Thuja Fastigiata Western Pyramidal Arborvitae Thuja Wintergreen Pyramidal Arborvitae/Thuja

Well suited for privacy screens & borders. Good mature size, growth rate, and holds good color in winter. Great for cooler climates. Slightly larger size than our Size 1 Nigra Arbs - same dark green foliage!




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Fastigiata Western Pyramidal Arborvitae has nice dark green foliage year round with fast growth. Narrower pyramidal habit and makes a great privacy screen or border for areas where larger width trees aren't an option.




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A good all around narrow pyramidal Thuja choice for privacy screens, borders, and mass plantings. Well known to hold green color during winter better than typical Arborvitae, with minimal bronzing in most climates.




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Wintergreen Pyramidal Arborvitae/Thuja Wintergreen Pyramidal Arborvitae/Thuja Yellow Ribbon Arborvitae

A good all around narrow pyramidal Thuja choice for privacy screens, borders, and mass plantings. Well known to hold good green color year round with slight bronzing in colder climates. Nice dense foliage!




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A good all around narrow pyramidal Thuja choice for privacy screens, borders, and mass plantings. Well known to hold good green color year round with slight bronzing in colder climates. Good sized young trees!




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Yellow Ribbon Arborvitae has foliage that is a beautiful mix of dark emerald green and bright golden yellow - green on the inner half, and golden on the outer half. When mature, this arborvitae is hard to beat for color and shape.




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Yellow Ribbon Arborvitae Zebrina Arborvitae /  Thuja plicata Zebrina Arborvitae /  Thuja plicata

Yellow Ribbon Arborvitae has foliage that is a mix of dark emerald green and bright golden yellow - green on the inner half, and golden on the outer half. When grown, this arborvitae is hard to beat as far as striking beauty goes.




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Zebrina Arborvitae has a broad pyramidal growth habit with dark green foliage that is striped with a golden yellow color. Color is usually best in spring & mid fall. Fast growing - great for screens and group plantings.




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Zebrina Arborvitae has a broad pyramidal growth habit with dark green foliage that is striped with a golden yellow color usually best seen in spring & mid fall. Fast growing - makes a good privacy screen & group planting.




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Canadian Hemlock Canadian Hemlock Chamaecyparis pisifera
Canadian Hemlock / Size 2
Our Price: $11.95

Very versatile evergreen with delicate feathery needled foliage. Can be used as a full sized tree for windbreaks, or even sheared for hedges. Responds well to trimming/shearing - does well in shady locations.




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Very versatile evergreen. Delicate feathery needled foliage responds well to trimming. Can be used as a full sized tree for windbreaks, or even sheared for hedges. Also does well in shaded situations & locations.




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Chamaecyparis pisifera ( Sawara False Cypress ) is a very handsome tree with a very upright, pyramidal growth habit with reddish brown peeling bark. Very impressive evergreen with elegant fernlike foliage.




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Chamaecyparis pisifera Soft Serve(TM) Dow Whiting Radicans Cryptomeria Radicans Cryptomeria

Chamaecyparis pisifera Soft Serve (TM) is a refined version of Sawara False Cypress with very soft, feathery foliage that is medium green with silvery white flecks on the undersides. Great specimen tree!




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Radicans Cryptomeria has a similar tall, pyramidal growth habit as 'Yoshino' - foliage is slightly darker with a hint of blue/green. Excellent choice for use as large screens & borders. One of our favorite large Cryptomeria cultivars.




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Radicans Cryptomeria has a similar tall, pyramidal growth habit as 'Yoshino', but with a little more of a bluish tone to the foliage. Excellent choice for specimen plantings, or for use as large screens & borders.




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Yoshino Cryptomeria Yoshino Cryptomeria Carolina Sapphire Arizona Cypress

Yoshino Cryptomeria has a moderate to fast growth rate with a nice tall, pyramidal shape. Dense green foliage will become slightly bronzed in the winter. Very popular tree form for use in privacy screens, borders, windbreaks, etc.




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Yoshino Cryptomeria is a moderate to fast growth rate and a nice tall, pyramidal habit. This is a larger / older tree than our Size 1 Yoshino - but not always available. Dense green foliage will occasionally bronze slightly in winter.




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Broad pyramidal evergreen with excellent growth rate - much faster than "Blue Ice". Reddish purple flaky bark when mature with silver blue / turquoise foliage. Originally developed by Clemson University.




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