Ligustrum japonicum ‘texanum’
- Full Sun or Some Shade – Evergreen Shrub
- Regular Water. Low-Moderate Once Established
Dense, compact growth habit to 6-9 ft. but can be kept lower by trimming. Roundish oval leaves 2-4 in. long, dark to medium green and glossy above, distinctly paler to almost whitish beneath; have thick, slightly spongy feeling. Excellent plant for hedges or screens, or for shaping into globes, pyramids, other shapes. Best hedge if you can wait for it to fill in. Very minimal root, insect, or disease issues.