There are several areas in the garden that Cupressocyparis Leylandii can be planted. They grow well in many types of soil but will thrive better when placed in soil which is well drained and moist. For gardens that require a hedge or screen around them, these plants are the ideal solution. You will find that many garden centers stock these wonderful colorful plants and will also be able to offer customers advice on how to care for them.
When home owners are looking for plants to increase the privacy around their property, these attractive hedges are often what they opt for. They require very little care although do benefit from regular trimming. When regularly trimmed the hedge will not become overgrown and trimming can stimulate new healthy growth. The plants will offer an attractive feature for the garden for many years when they are taken care of.
There are many different species in this family of plants. Goldrider is just one of the varieties that will bring color and interest the whole year through. The golden color of this plant can look stunning when planted in a garden. These hedges are an ideal solution when looking for something to protect the rest of the garden from strong winds. There are many wonderful shades that these hedges are available in and they will bring lasting color to the garden.
Cuttings and seeds can be used to increase stocks of these plants. Cuttings taken from the plants tips at the end of the summer can be grown during the winter months. Some people find that the plants are difficult to grow from cuttings but when they persevere they find that the results are well worth it. When grown from seeds the gardener will also be delighted with the results.
The plants are easy to look after and only require a small amount of maintenance. The hardiness of the plants make them ideal for a colorful display during the whole year. When more than one variety is used it can give the garden a wonderful array of colors and various shades of green. These plants usually grown well without any problems from pests or disease. The most common problem with them is when they are neglected and left to grow out of control.
While planting them out in the garden it is important to leave enough space around them. Leaving space around them will mean that they do not take the nutrients from the soil that other plants need. Space will also allow the plants to be able to spread out and grow healthily.
Some gardens can be exposed to high winds and will require a screen that will protect it from this problem. The hedges are the ideal solution for these conditions. They are also great for growing between properties to give the owners the privacy they require. They require very little maintenance so are ideal for bigger gardens as they will allow the gardener more time to spend with other plants.
The Cupressocyparis Leylandii will provide the garden with a wonderful display no matter which variety you choose. One of the most attractive varieties is Blue Jeans which has a bushy appearance and gorgeous green and blue foliage. Most of the varieties are happy to grow any where but prefer to be situated in direct sunlight or partial shade.