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Carpenteria californica, Bush Anemone
Bush Anemone makes a nice narrow hedge. Bush Anemone, Carpenteria californica is an evergreen shrub, 6' by 3' in the garden, 8 ft. X 12 ft. with a 6-12 inch trunk in the wild. Carpenteria is native to the foothills of Fresno County, where it grows along the edges of seasonal creeks.
Backyard Planning, Phase I: Bougainvilleas
Bougainvillea......A few things that attracts me about this plant is that it's extremely hardy, virtually pest-free, and it's got gorgeous, dazzling color. These plants do well in Southern California and require full sun, and reportedly do best under stress (ie, slightly on the dry side).