General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7b -15 °C (5 °F) to -12.2 °C (10 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10a
Plant Height: 6 to 10 feet
Plant Spread: 6 to 10 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Semi-evergreen
Variegated
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Other: Small dark blue-black berry-like drupes
Fruiting Time: Late summer or early fall
Flowers: Showy
Malodorous
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Birds
Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Pollution
Drought tolerant
Toxicity: Fruit is poisonous
Pollinators: Various insects
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

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Common names
  • Variegated Chinese Privet

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Location: Dallas, GA
Date: 2016-04-30
Location: Dallas, GA
Date: 2016-04-30

Photo Courtesy of Secret Garden Growers.
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Date: 2014-08-13
  • Uploaded by jon
Location: Jacksonville, TX
Date: 2013-09-26

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