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PRIVET, GREEN
Ligustrum ovalifolium

Suitable for any normal soil and position and the following 
Ultimate Height12ft (3.7m)Exposed/WindyYes
Hedge Height3-12ft (0.9-3.7m)Damp ShadeYes
Av. Growth/Year*1ft (30cm)Dry ShadeYes
Wet SitesNo
NativeNoCoastal AreasYes
EvergreenE ***Chalky SoilYes
 

Av. Growth/Year* = Average growth per year in first 10-20 years, click here for more details.
E *** = Evergreen, but may lose its foliage in very hard winters.
Warning: Some parts of this plant are poisonous.

PRIVET, GREEN (Ligustrum ovalifolium)
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Mature Green Privet hedge.

Fast growing dense hedge with medium sized leaves and clusters of creamy-white flowers in July, attractive to insects. Shade tolerant. Very fast growing and dense hedge. Normally evergreen but may loose leaves in very cold winters.
HEDGE Trim as necessary. For hedges 3-12ft (0.9-3.7m). Plant 12-15ins (30-38cm) apart or for a denser hedge plant in a staggered double row with 15ins (38cm) between rows and 18ins (45cm) between plants.
SHRUB 12ft x 12ft (3.7m x 3.7m).

 Price per plant for

Calculate how many plants required for a length of hedge

Availability
1+5+50+250+
 Br 16-24ins
40-60cm
1.891.391.281.11 Bare rooted stock will be available
from Nov., see below/right.
 Br 2-3ft
60-90cm
2.391.891.741.51 Bare rooted stock will be available
from Nov., see below/right.

Br = Bare rooted cutting, layer etc.
Pg = Pot grown.
 

We can only sell bare-rooted plants when they are dormant. This is later this year than normal due to the mild weather.

HEDGE PLANTING DISTANCE CALCULATOR

Please enter length of hedge you require below. The number of plants and price for these will then be shown on the right hand side.

Length of Hedge

Planting Distance12ins/30cm
apart
15ins/38cm
apart
Staggered
Double Row
No Plants   
TypeSizePricePricePrice
Br  16-24ins
40-60cm
   
Br   2-3ft
60-90cm
     

All prices include VAT where applicable.

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