Leyland Cypress - Knowledgebase Question

Collegeville, Pe
Question by jallwein6
April 20, 2009
I have eight 5 foot Leyland Cypress trees. How far apart should I plant them and how far from property line.

How long will it take for them to double in size?

Thanks, John.


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Answer from NGA
April 20, 2009

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Leyland cypresses usually grow 3-4 feet a year and can be planted on 6' centers if you want a thick privacy screen, or 12 feet apart if you want each tree to develop it's full width. I'd keep them 6-12 feet from the property line.

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