Fast growing compact evergreen hedging shrub. Great for pruning and clipping, topiary and formal garden styles. Non invasive variety ideal for small gardens. Note: this is the NON-invasive good privet. Here's a Gardening Australia article that explains it.
DESCRIPTION: Ligustrum is a non invasive evergreen shrub with attractive small glossy leaves. A great hedging plant, ligustrum is fast growing and will give a fantastic medium-height hedge. USE IN: Hedges, screens or mass planted in formal gardens to create privacy. LOCATION: Plant in well drained soil, rich with humus in full sun to part shade.Frost hardy and well suited to Australian conditions. CARE: Fertilise with a slow release fertiliser in spring and again in autumn. Prune up to three times a year to maintain shape and compact growth. Water frequently until plant is established, check for moisture during dry spells. HEIGHT & WIDTH: 1.5m H x 1 m W. YOUR PLANTS: These are tubestock plants, young healthy plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80 mm x 42 mm wide.