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Oval Leaved Privet –
Ligustrum ovalifolium or californicum or medium (latin)
Area of origin: Japan. Introduced into Europe in 1847.
Adult Dimensions: Height up to 5 m (16,4'), width up to 3 m (9,8').
Foliage: Semi - evergreen.
Soil Type: All.
Hardiness: Hardy to -30°C.Tolerates pollution.
Exposure: Semi-shade to full sun.
Oval Leaved Privet - Ligustrum ovalifolium - Ligustrum californicum - Ligustrum medium
Oval Leaved Privet - Ligustrum ovalifolium - Ligustrum californicum - Ligustrum medium Oval Leaved Privet - Ligustrum ovalifolium - Ligustrum californicum - Ligustrum medium
Characteristics and Uses:
The white flowers appear in July. This shrub responds well to cutting and is mainly used in creating screening hedges. Bonsai enthusiasts find this variety very interesting.
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Common Gorse (Ulex europaeus), abundant and fragrant blossom, ideal for defensive hedges, dislikes chalky soil.
Common Laurel (Prunus laurocerasus 'Rotundifolia'), bright green foliage, white blossom in clusters, dislikes chalky soil.
Common Yew (Taxus baccata), dark green foliage, toxic red berries and foliage.
Dwarf Japanese mock orange, height up to 1m. White flowers, with the fragrance of orange blossom, dark bright green foliage, hardy to -10°C.
Eleagnus ebbingei (Elaeagnus ebbingei), extremely fragrant white flowers from September through to December, silvery green foliage.
Escallonia 'Iveyi'), fragrant white blossom from July through to September, hardy to -10°C.
Hornbeam (Carpinus betulus), extremely beautiful marcescent foliage.
Japanese Mock Orange (Pittosporum tobira), white flowers, with the fragrance of orange blossom, dark bright green foliage, hardy to -10°C.
Laurustinus (Viburnum tinus), evergreen foliage, white blossom from November through to April.
Lawson Cypress (Chamaecyparis lawsoniana), conical shape and dense foliage, its bark smells like citronella, dislikes chalky soil.
Leyland Cypress (Cupressocyparis leylandii), rapid growth, extremely hardy.
Photinia x fraseri 'Red Robin', juvenile red shoots, white umbrella shaped blossom in spring, dislikes chalky soil and harsh frosts.
Portugal Laurel (Prunus lusitanica), white blossom in June, shiny green foliage.
Red Japanese Barberry (Berberis thunbergii 'atropurpurea'), crimson foliage and yellow flowers with hints of red in the spring, ideal in protective hedges, deciduous.
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