Ligustrum ovalifolium


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Related to Ligustrum ovalifolium: privet hedge
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Noun1.Ligustrum ovalifolium - semi-evergreen Japanese shrub having malodorous flowers; used extensively for hedges because more likely to stay green that common privet
privet - any of various Old World shrubs having smooth entire leaves and terminal panicles of small white flowers followed by small black berries; many used for hedges
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This was the case of Nyctaginaceae Bougainvillea glabra Choisy variegata (bougainvillea with variegated leaves) the Oleaceae Ligustrum ovalifolium Hassk.
Plant of the Week Privet IN the post Second World War period, when affordable local authority housing was being built to satisfy the 1950s baby boom, the quickest, cheapest hedge for boundary definition and privacy was Ligustrum ovalifolium, oval-leaf privet.