Category Archive: Beyond leylandii

Beyond Leylandii

Hornbeam hedging

The Leyland Cypress, × Cupressocyparis leylandii, can produce a fine hedge when well cared for, but all too often it has turned into a monster, far outgrowing its allotted space before being hacked back to bare branches that will not regrow. Even when trimmed more than once per year, such a hedge will tend to …

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