'Green Giant' is a private gardener's best friend as its dense and tidy habit makes it a perfect barrier to buffer your yard from the rest of the world. Besides being handsome and low-maintenance this shrub is also quite resilient, capable of bearing heavy snow and ice and thriving even in drought. And let us not forget just how incredibly fast this beauty grows - it shoots up 3 to 5 feet a year! This classy and useful plant needs no pruning and can reach heights of 30 to 50 feet. Give this gentle giant a chance in your garden and it will not disappoint!