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Ligustrum Lucidum

Botanical Name:

Ligustrum lucidum

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How to Grow
Water
Low - Medium
Water sparingly, allowing the mix to nearly dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Partial Shade - Full Sun
~
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Jun, Jul, Aug

Plant Type

Poisonous, Shrub, Tree

Lifespan

Woody

Flower

Small, perfect, creamy white flowers on 5-8" pyramidal panicles bloom in the early summer. Flowers are 4-parted, tubular, in terminal clusters, and have an unpleasant odor.

Fruit

Fruits are 1/4 inch, semi-fleshy, berry-like drupes that are blue-black in color. They persist into winter.

Benefits
Attracts

Songbirds

Taxonomy

Order

Scrophulariales

Family

Oleaceae

Genus

Ligustrum

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