Before you choose an evergreen, think about the size of your balcony or terrace and how much light it gets. Some conifers, for example, are purchased small but grow enormous! Likewise, some evergreens are sun-loving, while others prefer the shade.
Once that’s figured out, you can use our guide below to help decide which evergreens will best spruce up your outdoor space.
Although there are hundreds of types of evergreens, we’ve put our favorites for homes into four categories. Phew, that simplifies things!