A Shelter Island fisherman's cottage beach style exterior
 

A Shelter Island fisherman's cottage

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sparki78 wrote:
Does anyone know if this is strictly a hedge, or did they put in a fence? If it's a fence, what is growing on it and how can I duplicate this for my yard?
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What kind of siding does it have?
June 28, 2012 at 9:32pm   
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The house siding is cedar, sorry it took so long to respond I missed this series of questions.
The hedge is a privet. It has a pool fence within it. The privet is two rows of plants with the fence in the center.
Becky is correct, I would trim the privet and boxwoods three times a year.
January 16, 2013 at 4:16pm   
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