Scientific name: Ligustrum lucidum
Common name: glossy privet, wax-leaf, tree privet, wax-leaf.
Shape: can be trimmed to a tree form or shrub small – to a tall/large wall of privacy.
Leaves: glosy 4-6 in “V” shape.
Mature Height: 15-20′ tree form/shrub.
Flowers: summer, small white flowers.
Growth rate: fast
Uses: hedge; large parking lot islands; medium-sized tree lawns.
Drought tolerance: moderate
Light: part shade to full sun
Soil: just about any soil al long as it’s not holding water.
Aerosol salt tolerance: moderate
Flower characteristics: showy, spring flowering; summer flowering.
Hardy Zones: 7-10