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Ligustrum undulatum Lemon Lime Clippers

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Ligustrum undulatum Lemon Lime Clippers Box Leaf Privet,
Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Hedging / Screening, Shrubs Dense, Shrub Like

Ligustrum Lemon Lime and Clippers is a small, compact growing shrub named for its striking lemon and lime colour, and its ideal use in the garden as a clipped hedge. The stunning golden colour of the foliage is also popular as a contrasting colour in the garden and is great when used as a backdrop to highlight other plants. Lemon Lime and Clippers is a great general garden plant, and has been grown across Australia with great success for many years. No weed potential. CAUTION: Harmful if Eaten Grows approx 2m tall x 2m wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
1-2m 1-2m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Balcony / Roof, Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Feature, Foliage Feature / Colour, Formal Garden, Hedging / Screening, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Rockery, Topiary / Espalier, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Oleaceae Australia

Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Insignificant
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: N/A
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Fast
Maintenance Level: Medium
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Medium / Moderate