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: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
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 11
Plant Height: 5 - 10 feet
Plant Spread: 3 - 6 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Taproot
Uses: Provides winter interest
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Tip
Pollinators: Various insects

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Common names
  • Japanese Privet
  • Waxleaf Privet

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Location: Botanical Garden Cologne (Germany)
Location: Madrid, Spain | April, 2023
Date: 2023-04-08
Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UK
Date: 2019-02-14
Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UK
Date: 2020-09-05
Location: Botanical Garden Cologne (Germany)
Location: Botanical Garden Cologne (Germany)
Location: RHS Harlow Carr, Yorkshire, UK
Date: 2020-11-21

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