Evergreen cordyline with its dramatic red spear-shaped leaves.
Heathers and dwarf conifers are low-maintenance plants that look particularly good together.
A conifer is coniferous – it bears cones.
When looking for a good screening shrub, check that it is well clothed at
Abies, Araucaria, Calocedrus, Cedrus and Chamaecyparis.
Cryptomeria, X Cupressocyparis, Cupressus, Ginkgo and Juniperus.
Larix, Metasequoia, Picea, Pinus and Sequoia.
Sequoiadendron, Taxodium, Taxus, Thuja.
Conifers are a fascinating group of plants.