Evergreen Privacy Screen --- Hicksii Yew (Taxus x media 'Hicksii'); Foliage: The soft needles form a dense, dark green barrier, but can brown with exposure to winter winds. Dimensions at Maturity: Grows up to 20 feet high and 12 feet wide in zones 4 to
Spirea japonica ‘Firelight’ Deep rose pink flowers in July and August. Orange-red young growth turns to bright yellow then finally pale green. Height and Spread 0.5 to 0.8 metres. Easy to grow in most moist soils, tolerant of all but the most extreme conditions. Especially suitable for mixed borders.
For the English garden: Spirea japonica Firelight, zones 4 to In spring it dazzles with a bright mixture of red, orange and yellow foliage, but its leaves turn green with red young tips for the rest of year. late summer with dark pink and purple flowers.