Ligustrum x vicaryi
An excellent upright deciduous shrub best used for informal, unclipped hedges. Bright golden foliage color lasts all season long, especially when planted in full sun. Plant with green-leaved plants for a pleasant contrast. Foliage takes on a purple-red tone in fall. Often semi-evergreen in mild winter climates. Sold in two gallon container.
Light Needs: Full sun
Water Needs: Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
USDA Zone: 5 - 8
Plant type: Shrub
Growth rate: Fast
Average landscape size: Quickly reaches 8 to 10 ft. tall and wide.
Special features: Dramatic Foliage Color, Fall Color, Fast Growing
Foliage color: Yellow
Flower color: White
Flower attributes: Fragrant
Landscape Uses: Border, Coastal Exposure, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Hedge, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Urban Garden