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  1. Everything You Need to Know About Privet Hedge Pruning!

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    Lush green, perfectly sheared, and shaped Privet hedges impart a regal, streamlined appearance to your landscape! So how do you achieve those beautiful green rows or high-style specimen topiaries for your yard without losing your cool?


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  2. Pruning Holly Plants: How to for Hedges, Foundation or Screening

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    Nature Hills offers many evergreen selections of Holly in many forms and sizes. Our nurseries grow many types because they are so desirable in the landscape. Beautiful pointed, serrate, and oak leaf types of foliage that stays on the plant year-round.

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  3. #ProPlantTips - Creating A Formal Boxwood Hedge!

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    Good fences make good neighbors! Fencing is an integral, sometimes necessary, component of a yard! There is always the standard white picket fence, or you can take things up a notch for some curb appeal that will last ages!

    While there are many

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  4. Holly: Pruning for Hedges and Screens

    Holly are popularly used as sheared formal hedges

    Hollies are Popularly Used as Dense Sheared Formal Hedges


    Nature Hills Nursery offers many evergreen selections of

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  5. Best Natural, Informal Flowering Hedges!

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    Not everything has to be straight rows. Nor does your landscape need to be filled with severely pruned and sheared straight lines.

    Sure, there is a place for formal, sheared hedges, or perfectly honed shrubs without a ‘hair’ out of place. Mos

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  6. Boxwood Offer Beauty, Versatility in Any Landscape


    Boxwood - sometimes known as Box

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  7. Pruning 101 from the Nature Hills Horticultural Team

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    The goal of pruning is to improve the overall health and usefulness of a plant:

    • Prune to correct broken or damaged branches.
    • Prune to remove diseased portions of a plant.
    • Prune to control the size and shape of a plant.
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  8. #ProPlantTips For Low Maintenance Landscaping

    Low Maintenance Landscaping

    Many of us struggle to grow a beautiful (but high maintenance) garden. Between work, family and other responsibilities, it’s simply hard to find the time.

    Rather than let your garden fall by the wayside, consider making some small changes to s

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  9. #ProPlantTips - Arborvitae Hedge vs Fence?

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    Need some definition in your life? Privacy can range from castle walls to wispy, see-through screens. You can always go with the standard chain link fence, maybe upgrade to a white picket or expensive privacy fence and rock walls are crazy expensive and

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  10. Spirea 101: Discover the Basics of the Spirea Flowering Shrub

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     A super popular smaller flowering shrub in which we have seen an explosion of new selections over t

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