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Evergreen Shrubs (Non-Flowering) – Sunshine Ligustrum

  • Sunshine ligustrum 

Botanical name: Ligustrum sinense ‘Sunshine’

Beginner friendly?: yes

Average size at maturity: 2 – 4 ft in height and in width

Hardy zone:  zones 6-10

Foliage color: yellow

Growth rate: grows no more than one ft a year

Pruning instructions: trim as needed

Propagation methods: cut a stem just below a node and place in water until roots start to emerge

Landscape use: small colorful hedge 

Light needs:  6 – 8 hours of light a day

Special features: year-round color 

Watering instructions: water when the top 2 inches of soil are dry

Fertilizing instructions :  use 10-10-10 in the spring

Best time to plant: early spring or late summer/early fall 

Best type of soil: adapts to all types of soil 

Companion plants: hibiscus, cordyline, nandina 

Toxicity level: mildly toxic for human children and extremely toxic for pets when ingested 

Invasive species: no

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