Do you need to create some privacy from neighbours in your garden, or are you looking for garden screening ideas to mask an ugly building or view? Or maybe you want to create a sense of enclosure around a seating area, balcony or roof terrace, or some privacy in your front garden. You may also want to divide your garden into 'rooms'.
Screening plants are not the same as hedges - they usually take up less room, making them good for small spaces. They are also less dense, creating a hazy screen that allows glimpses through it. They are also less formal, and can change with the seasons, which means they give interest throughout the year.
From a grasses to a green wall, here are six ideas for garden screening.