There are times when you need tall slender shrubs and trees for your landscape. In addition to providing the upright thriller in big pots or urns, here are some of the many ways you can use columnar plants to beautify your outdoor spaces:
Other shrubs might also work for some of these situations, but if space is limited, tall slim plants can do the job wherever you need some height but only have a small footprint to work with.
Whatever the reason, here are some of our favorite columnar plants (drag mouse over picture to see plant name):
|Green Spire Euonymus||Skyrocket Juniper|
|Hicks Yew||Golden Rocket Barberry|
|Scarlet's Peak Yaupon Holly||White Pillar Althea|
|Green Tower Boxwood||Slender Silhouette Sweetgum|
|Italian Cypress & Compact Italian Cypress||Taylor Juniper|