Carolina Sapphire is one of the fastest growing conifers making a great privacy screen, can grow 3-5 feet per year. The attractive blue green foliage makes a wonderful back drop for most plants. The foliage is very aromatic adding another great element to this plant. Zones 7-10 once established,requires low amounts water and no pruning. Will grow to 40 feet with a spread to 10 feet needs full sun to thrive. Carolina Sapphire can be shaped to fit almost any landscape.