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Narre Warren East VIC 3804
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Hedges and Screens

So there’s that outdoor area that needs privacy from neighbours; the desire to accentuate the curve of a driveway, the framing of a pool; the blocking of an ugly fence line or high-rise apartment block next door.

Waterhousea floribunda 'ST1' Whisper

Weeping Lilly Pilly

This versatile, bushy tree has a wonderful weeping habit with narrow linear leaves. Growing to approximately 12 metres it offers good screening capabilities. Full and branched to the ground it is a visually soft screen that moves with its environment. We have great numbers throughout the year in all sizes: 20, 30. 40cm, 50, 100, 150 and 300 litres. Call us!

Cupressus sempervirens 'glauca'

Italian Pencil Pine

This line is a favourite for lining driveways and paths. Planted close together they provide an instant, atttractive screen. This variety has a blue shade to the foliage and produces less fruit than other pencil pine selections. Contact us for material in 20cm or for larger material in 45 litres.

Prunus lusitanica

Evergreen Prunus, Portuguese Laurel

This is a really attractive evergreen shrub or small tree with glossy dark green oval leaves and small white flower heads in spring. Makes for a wonderful, bushy screen. We have good numbers available now in 20cm, 30cm and 50 litres if you are looking for larger material.

Ficus microcarpa hillii 'Flash'

Growing 8-10 metres tall by 3 metres wide, this tree could be a tall shading tree or specimen clipped to a neat hedge of any height. Due to its thick foliage we like this tree for the latter as it is a quick grower. We have material available for hedging right now in 50 containers and 150 litre bags.

Syzygium australe 'Hinterland Gold'

A native shrub with a dense habit. This is a fast-growing variety well suited to hedging and screens. Compact glossy green foliage develops a lovely coppery hue in the new growth. During the warmer months, white fluffy flowers are borne, followed by fleshy red berries.

Callistemon citrinus 'Kings Park Special'

This native shrub or small tree is very hardy and adaptable to a wide range of locations and soils. It is generally trouble-free, growing to about 4m high and 2m across. The flowers appear as beautiful crimson spikes which are borne in spring and summer. Requiring little to no maintenance, this variety flowers over a lengthy period and the slender, green foliage forms a neat, rounded appearance.

Viburnum odoratissimum 'Awabuki'

Sweet Viburnum

This is a stout shrub-like tree best known for its beautiful fragrant white flowers borne in clusters in Spring and Summer. Following the flowers, a highly ornamental display of red berries appears which turn to black as they ripen. It has glossy bright green foliage which is large, leathery and oval in shape. A fast-growing species, suitable for hedging that can quickly form a dense screen, rounded shrub or small tree.

Acmena smithii 'BWNFIR Firescreen PBR'

Creek Lilly Pilly

An attractive Australian native fast growing shrub/small tree. It has a slightly broader leaf than straight Acmena smithii. it has a semi pendulous, dense growth habit to ground level. The new growth is glossy and copper red in colour, maturing to mid green.

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