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Ligustrum japonicum 'Howardi' /Howard Ligustrum

Ligustrum japonicum 'Howardi'    / Ligustrum japonicum 'Howardi'
Brightly colored foliage for a ligustrum
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Brightly colored foliage for a ligustrum

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The amount of variegation varies from plant to plant and even on the same plant as seen here

Creamy-white colored foliage with splotches of green

Showing more of the variegation on this selection of ligustrum

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Scientific Name: Ligustrum japonicum 'Howardi'
Common Name: Howard Ligustrum
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: 15-20 feet
Spread: 10 - 15 feet
Flower color: White
Fruit present: Spring
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Fast
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Medium
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Plants for Hedges, Screening and Privacy
Comments: Makes a large hedge or colorful accent plant. New growth is bright yellow and turns mostly green as it ages.