Earthworks Nursery

Screening Plants

List of plants that are valuable for screening, hedging, or creating living walls along property lines.  Click on "More Info" for additional information and photos.

Most varieties in this list are evergreen and exhibit rapid growth habits.

ScientificName CommonName Information Page
Cedrus deodara Deodar Cedar
Cryptomeria japonica 'Black Dragon' 'Black Dragon' Cryptomeria
Eleagnus pungens Eleagnus Silverthorn More Info
Forsythia x intermedia 'Lynwood Gold' 'Lynwood Gold' Forsythia More Info
Ilex cornuta 'Burfordii Nana' 'Dwarf Burford' Holly
Ilex cornuta 'Needlepoint' 'Needlepoint' Holly
Ilex crenata 'Sky Pencil' 'Sky Pencil' Holly More Info
Ilex crenata 'Steeds' Steeds Holly
Ilex vomitoria Upright Youpon Holly
Ilex x meserve 'Blue Princess' 'Blue Princess' Holly
Ilex x meserve 'China Girl' 'China Girl' Holly
Ilex x 'Nellie R. Stevens' 'Nellie Stevens' Holly More Info
Ilex x 'Oakleaf' 'Oakleaf' Holly
Ilex x 'Robin' 'Robin' Holly
Illicium parviflorum Anisetree More Info
Juniperus chinensis 'Blue Point' 'Blue Point' Juniper More Info
Juniperus chinensis 'Torulosa' 'Hollywood' Juniper
Juniperus scopulorum 'Pathfinder' 'Pathfinder' Juniper
Juniperus scopulorum 'Skyrocket' 'Sky Rocket' Juniper
Ligustrum japonicum 'East Bay' 'East Bay' Ligustrum More Info
Ligustrum japonicum 'Jack Frost' 'Jack Frost' Ligustrum
Ligustrum japonicum 'Recurvifolium' 'Recurvifolium' Ligustrum More Info
Ligustrum japonicum 'Waxleaf' 'Waxleaf' Ligustrum
Ligustrum sinense 'Swift Creek' 'Swift Creek' Privet More Info
Ligustrum x vicaryi 'Vicary' Golden Privet
Loropetalum chinense Chinese Fringe Flower
Loropetalum chinense 'Ruby' 'Ruby' Loropetalum More Info
Magnolia 'Little Gem' 'Little Gem' Magnolia
Myrica cerifera 'Waxmyrtle' Waxmyrtle
Osmanthus fragrans Fragrant Tea Olive More Info
Photinia x fraseri 'Red Tip' Photinia
Pinus palustris Longleaf Pine
Pittosporum tobira 'Variegata' Variegated Pittosporum
Podocarpus macrophyllus 'Maki' Japanese Plum Yew
Thuja occidentalis 'Degroot's Spire' 'Degroot's Spire' Arborvitae
Thuja occidentalis 'Emerald' 'Emerald' Arborvitae
Thuja orientalis 'Blue Cone' 'Blue Cone' Arborvitae
Thuja x 'Green Giant' 'Green Giant' Arborvitae More Info
Viburnum awabuki 'Chindo' 'Chindo' Viburnum
Viburnum x pragense 'Prague' Viburnum
X Cupressocyparis leylandii Leyland Cypress