Common Name: Ligustrum
Variety: Vicary Golden Privet Ligustrum
Genus species: Ligustrum x vicaryi
Vicary Golden Privet Ligustrum is a vibrant, fast growing shrub with fiery red fall foliage. This deciduous shrub is perfect as an informal hedge, landscape accent or in a decorative container. It is deer resistant, pollinator friendly, and drought tolerant once established.
Sun: Full to Part Sun; 6+ hours direct sun daily
Water: 2-3 times weekly
Hardiness Zone: Hardy in Zones 5-9
Annual for Zones 4 & below
Bloom Time: Spring
Mature Size: 10’ T x 8’ W
Prune: Prune late winter/early spring
Soil Type: Does well in acidic, neutral and alkaline well-drained soils, mulch recommended.
Fertilize: Use a Slow-Release, Granular Even Ratio (10-10-10) Formula in early Spring, repeat as directed.