Inside Hedges

Internal division hedges in a garden are sometimes desirable for the purpose of outlining the sections without completely screening them. A hedge of lavender round a sunk garden serves as a frame to this feature, and gives a feeling of privacy without interfering with the view across it. A low hedge sometimes takes the place … Read more


This genus has produced a great many good garden varieties and in appearance they are very like some of the false cypresses. There are only three species and all except some forms of Thuja orientalis are hardy in the British Isles. Apart from a dislike of badly drained situations all are reliably easy to grow. … Read more