Privet

Ligustrum

A medium to fast growing easily maintained hedge that can be grown formally to cover up to 5m tall.

Tolerates most soil types, including chalky substrates and can be planted in full sun or shade. Privet / Ligustrum is a very useful and underrated hedge was extremely popular and mass planted during the 1950’s and 60’s is now making a comeback.

The semi-evergreen oval-leaf privet / Ligustrum ovalifolium with its dense, flexible shoots and long life span produces one of the best hedging plants.

Oval-leaf privet / Ligustrum ovalifolium is one of the easiest hedges to trim and maintain.