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Privet Hedges Works Well In Areas Needing Privacy Without Hedges Getting Too Large. Privet hedges are just that. Perfect evergreen shrubs that work well for privacy living fences or border plants. Privet hedges do not ever get so large they are a problem and do well in zones 3-9. The do on require rich soil, and they can live as well in sun as shade areas in landscaping. Privet plants stay green year round and never exceed six feet in height. However, the reasoning they work so well in landscaping for privacy hedges is because they spread as wide as they do in height, up to six feet wide and in height. They are probably one of the most sought after evergreen shrubs for fences, boundary lines and to plant around patios and pools because of their year around privacy benefits. These are fantastic shrubs, and they grow to become very dense and thick. They are covered in small green foliage during the spring, summer and also fall months of the year. They are often called to be a type of evergreen plant and are very strong and hardy shrubs. They survive harsh weather such as storms and also ice and snow storms in the cold months of the year. They are spectacular as they are very easy to grow and works great in creating natural borders for gardens, sidewalks, and driveways and also works for bordering a lawn or other landscape. These can be trimmed and kept to the desired height that works great for homeowners and gardeners.