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Q.Hello, I need to put up a hedge to give privacy an help stop burglary! I am torn between a laurel and a Pyracantha.

Zone Essex | louobrian added on February 5, 2019 | Answered

As the pyrancatha has berries, will there be lots of bird pooh? Any advice on what is a great evergreen would be lovely. thanks. Louise

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Answered on February 5, 2019

There are actually many good options for this purpose that will not draw wildlife to them, and they are armed with thorns! This article will give you examples: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/shrubs/shgen/using-defensive-shrubs.htm

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