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botanical name:
Ligustrum vulgare
Ligustrum vulgare © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Common Privet
family:  Oleaceae
characteristics: shrub, semi-evergreen
height: 3.00m
width: 3.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: black
main season: All Year
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun, part shade, shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 7
Deciduous or semi-evergreen bushy shrub. Narrowly oval to lance-shaped, dark green leaves. Small panicles of white flowers in summer, followed by black berries.

Good hedge plant.

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