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A picture of a Chinese Privet

Chinese Privet

Ligustrum sinense

Also known as

Privet

Ligustrum sinense kz3 by Krzysztof Ziarnek, Kenraiz (CC BY-SA 4.0)

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H6

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

5m

Max

4.5m

2m

Min

2.5m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

More images of Chinese Privet

A close up of some white Ligustrum sinense flowers
A Ligustrum sinense shrub with green leaves and white flowers
A close up of some white Ligustrum sinense flowers and green leaves
A close up of some Ligustrum sinense flowers
A photo of Chinese Privet

Chinese Privet Overview

Ligustrum sinense is a deciduous shrub species from the Oleaceae family. Commonly known by the name Chinese Privet, this species originates from Taiwan, China and Vietnam.

Common problems with Chinese Privet

How to propagate Chinese Privet

Seed

Cuttings

Special features of Chinese Privet

Attractive flowers

Attractive leaves

Attracts useful insects

Other uses of Chinese Privet

Grown for their foliage and in some species flowers. Used as hedging. Suitable for northern and eastern aspects. Suitable for coastal conditions.