Wax Leaf Ligustrum


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Wax-leaf privet (Ligustrum japonicum), also called Japanese privet,  This broad-leaf evergreen works well as a decorative shrub, in a border, as a container plant or you can use it to form a privacy hedge.
As its name suggests, wax leafed privet has waxy, deep green leaves with pale undersides. The leaves, which grow in an alternating fashion on the branch, are oval and typically grow about 4 inches long. These shrub are fast growing and sports showy, off white flowers, which grow in clusters.
These shrubs usually reach heights of 6-12 feet and spread 6-8 feet wide, though the may grow more than 20 feet tall in some cases.

Wax leaf prefers well drained soil and doesn't tolerate soggy soil.

Thrives in full sun or partial shade, and prefers about 5 feet of planting space to encourage healthy air circulation.

Hearty wax-leaf privet resists drought and tolerates salt spray in coastal gardens.


  • Important Information

    Sun Tolerance: Full Sun to Part Shade
    Expected Mature Height: 4-12FT
    Salt Tolerance: Medium-High
    Drought Tolerance: High
    Growth Rate: Medium