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Ligustrum lucidum

Family: Oleaceae

Common name: PRIVET

Native to: China, Japan, Korea

Plant

Type: shrub

Form: erect

Leaves evergreen

Max height: 32.8 feet

Max width: 14.5 feet

Flower

white/off white

Leaf

green

Horticulture

Attracts wildlife: adult butterfly, specific butterfly species

Plant features: evergreen

Exposure: part shade, sun

Landscape uses: hedge or edging, screen

Propagates by: seed

flowers in summer

Soil type: wide range

USDA Zones: zone 8 to +10 f, zone 9 to +20 f, zone 10 to +30 f

Temp. range: +10 to +40 °F

Water: regular