|COMMON NAME |
Variegated Chinese Privet
|BOTANICAL NAME |
|LIFESPAN 30 years|
|COLD TOLERANCE 0° F|
|SOIL TYPE Well drained|
|DROUGHT TOLERANCE Medium|
|SALT TOLERANCE Low|
|LIGHT REQUIREMENTS Full sun|
|FERTILIZING In Spring and Fall, |
apply 15-5-10 as instructed
evenly, once each season
around the base of the plant.
Avoid getting fertilizer on the
leaves. Water before and after
|FLOWER Fragrant, white.|
Some find the flower offensive.
|MONTH OF COLOR Summer|
|FRUIT Drupes of dark blue to blue|
-black, small berries. Inedible.
|COMMENTS Graceful, variegated, |
cold-hardy shrub. Needs full sun
to part shade and well drained soil.
Leaves are green with creamy-
white variegation, which make this
plant an excellent accent plant or
hedge. This plant can have pest
problems. Vigorous growth can be
|PRICE 3 gallon $13|