Cypress Trees in Atlanta
Murray Leyland Cypress
The Murray Cypress tree is a fast growing evergreen that is ideal for privacy. They grow an average of 2 to 3 feet per year and can grow to be around 50 feet in height and 20 feet in width.
Leighton Green Leyland Cypress
The Leighton Green is what most people commonly refer to as a Leyland Cypress tree. They have a dark green color. These trees are not only used as a privacy tree for a border but also as a Christmas tree. The branches grow tighter than those of the Murray Cypress and have a flat, feather shape. Christmas tree farms will often plant these as the choose-and-cut trees in the field.