LIGUSTRUM

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COMMON NAME Ligustrum, Glossy Ligustrum, Chinese Privet
BOTANICAL NAME Ligustrum lucidum
HEIGHT 15′
WIDTH 12′
MONOECIOUS
EVERGREEN
LIFESPAN 25 years
COLD TOLERANCE 15° F
SOIL TYPE Well drained
DROUGHT TOLERANCE Yes
LIGHT REQUIREMENTS
Full sun or partial shade
SALT TOLERANCE Yes
FLOWER Clusters of small, white flowers.
MONTH OF COLOR Spring
FRUIT Plumes of small, dark fruit. Inedible.
COMMENTS One of the most used hedges, can also be a specimen tree. Native to China.
PRICE 45 gallon $250, 7 gallon $25, 3 gallon $13