Wax Leaf Privet (Ligustrum japonicum texanum)
The Wax Leaf Privet is a woody shrub and also has the flexibility of being a smaller tree within the olive family if the owner is willing to put in the demanding labor to do so. Landscapers have many uses for this dynamic tree; it can be used as hedges, tall screens, groups with underplantings, topiaries, and inside containers. The Wax Leaf Privet blooms long panicles of strongly scented white flowers fall through spring.
Fast growing dense evergreen foliage
Terrific for privacy, branches and leaves grow densely together
Signature smooth wax-like leaves that are smooth to the touch
Grows in a tree and shrub form