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Ligustrum vulgare

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Wantirna
B12, C7
Size: 7cm
Available: 80
$/Unit (EX GST): $2.62 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $2.89 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Ligustrum vulgare Wild Privet, Common Privet, European Privet,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Deciduous

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Hedging / Screening, Shrubs Dense, Shrub Like

Description:
Bushy semi-deciduous shrub with oval-shaped dark green foliage and panicles of white flowers in Summer, maturing to a black berry. Grows approx. 1.2m-3m tall and wide. Can be used for screening.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
2-4m 2-4m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Any, Clay, Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Courtyard, Formal Garden, Hedging / Screening, Low Water Garden, Topiary / Espalier, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Aphids, Mites, Scale, Thrips

Cultural Notes: Prefers a full sun to part shade position in a well-drained soil. Prune to shape twice during Summer. Fertilise at the beginning of Spring and again at the end of Autumn.

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

Family Name: Origin:
Oleaceae Europe

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: White
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Summer
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Fast
Maintenance Level: Medium
Water Usage: Low
Drought: High
Frost: High
Wind: High
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