the "Sky Pencil" holly (Ilex crenata "Sky Pencil) works well as an accent plant, container specimen or a natural screen when planted in mass. This evergreen shrub grows in U.S. Department of ...
You could use an evergreen because they don't go bare in the winter, but other options, like Sky Pencil holly (Ilex crenata ... They can grow up to 15 feet with a 3- to 5-foot spread.