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Mock Privet

Phillyrea angustifolia

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

4m

Max

2.5m

2.5m

Min

1.5m

50 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Mock Privet Overview

The leaves have a olive-like appearance with narrow, lance-shaped leaves, with clusters of tiny greenish cream flowers in the spring.

Common problems with Mock Privet

How to propagate Mock Privet

Cuttings

Semi-ripe cuttings in summer.

Special features of Mock Privet

Hedge plant

Other uses of Mock Privet

Hedging