10 years to reach maturity
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Golden Privet Overview
Ligustrum ovalifolium 'Aureum' is also known as golden privet. This cultivar is an evergreen shrub with oval, yellow foliage marked with green splashes in the centre. It produces small, white flowers in small panicles, which lead onto small, shiny, black, berry fruits.
How to propagate Golden Privet
In summer take semi-hardwood cuttings, in winter take hardwood cuttings.
Special features of Golden Privet
Make good hedges, reacts well to clipping to form formal hedges.
Other uses of Golden Privet
Hedging. Summer interest. Black-blue berries.