19 of the Best Low-Maintenance Shrubs for Creating Easy-Care Hedges
Block wind, buffer noise, or create more private outdoor living spaces with a row of these easy-going shrubs. They offer a range of textures, loose or dense growth, evergreen or deciduous, and a few even have showy blooms or berries, but all will grow into a beautiful hedge without requiring a lot of care from you.
Rhamnus frangula 'Fine Line' Buckthorn
This has proven to be one of our favorite shrubs! A non-invasive buckthorn cultivar that immediately adds a vertical element to any landscape. While not significantly showy in the way of flowers, the glossy, fern-like foliage is eye-catching from spring to fall. Fine Line's best feature? It's extremely RUGGED, and