Privet Hedge - Ligustrum ovalifolium

Privet hedging is a fast growing and a semi evergreen hedge plant. The bright green, lush leaves of Privet provide perfect screening for garden boundaries. In July, a flush of creamy white flowers are produced. During hard winters, and transplanting from bareroot a Privet hedge may shed its leaves. During the spring a fresh set of leaves will reappear.

Plant Spacing:
Bare Root - Best planted in a double staggered row
40cm - 60cm 6 plants per metre. 60cm - 90cm 5 plants per metre. 90cm - 120cm 5 plants per metre 

Pot Grown / Root Balled - Best planted in a single row.
60cm - 80cm 4 plants per metre. 80cm - 100cm 3 plants per metre.
100cm - 125cm 2.5 plants per metre. 125cm - 150cm 2.5 plants per metre.
150cm - 175cm 2 plants per metre. 175cm - 200cm 2 plants per metre.
 

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Privet Hedge - Ligustrum ovalifolium
Privet Hedge - Ligustrum ovalifolium
Privet Hedge - Ligustrum ovalifolium
Privet Hedge - Ligustrum ovalifolium
Privet Hedge - Ligustrum ovalifolium
Privet Hedge - Ligustrum ovalifolium
Privet Hedge - Ligustrum ovalifolium
 
 

Key Facts
Likes all types of soil Likes sun or shade White flowers Evergreen Fruit for birds Good nesting for birds
Full hardy Annual growth 25cm to 35cm Final height 3.0m Final spread 1.5m

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