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11 Living Fences That Look Better Than Chain Link

Bob Vila Logo By Donna Boyle Schwartz of Bob Vila | Slide 1 of 6: The prickly spines of cactus plants can keep curious critters out of your yard while also shielding the property from prying eyes. Homeowners who live in cactus-friendly climes can adapt this Caribbean island fencing staple to their own local varieties of cactus by simply stringing a metal framework and planting the cactus along the edge.Related: 10 Gardening Mistakes That Are Killing Your Plants

Natural Deterrent

The prickly spines of cactus plants can keep curious critters out of your yard while also shielding the property from prying eyes. Homeowners who live in cactus-friendly climes can adapt this Caribbean island fencing staple to their own local varieties of cactus by simply stringing a metal framework and planting the cactus along the edge.

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