Ligustrum lucidum 'Excelsum Superbum'
Variegated Chinese Privet - 1/2 Standard - 18 litres
Ligustrum lucidum 'Excelsum Superbum' is a handsome evergreen privet with large, glossy, bright green leaves margined creamy-yellow and showy clusters of scented white flowers in late summer and early autumn, followed by glossy black berries. Trained as a half-standard makes an unusual and attractive small tree growing around 4m high and wide in 20 years an ideal specimen for a lawn or border. Plant in well-drained, fertile soil, in sun or light shade, sheltered from cold winds.
|Awards||RHS Award of Garden Merit|
|Botanical name||Ligustrum lucidum|
|Common name||Variegated Chinese Privet - 1/2 Standard|
|Foliage colour||Green, Yellow|
|Fruit tree form||1/2 Standard|
|Plant type||Ornamental Trees|
|Season of interest||Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter|
|Time to maturity||10 - 20 years|
|Ultimate height||4.1m - 8m|
|Ultimate spread||4.1m - 8m|