Wanting to add a bit of shape to your landscape? The Ligustrum Recurve is an attractive, low-maintenance evergreen shrub that is perfect for any landscape. This shrub is hardy in zones 5-9, making it a great choice for both northern and southern climates. It is a fast-growing shrub, reaching up to 6-10 feet tall and 6-8 feet wide. It has an arching habit and its foliage has a unique curled-back appearance. Its dark green leaves are glossy and leathery and take on a bronze hue in the winter.
The Ligustrum Recurve is ideal for hedges and screens, as it provides dense, lush coverage. It also works well as a foundation planting or in mixed borders. This shrub is incredibly easy to care for, requiring very little pruning and needing only an occasional deep watering. It is resistant to deer, drought, and most common pests and diseases.
The Ligustrum Recurve is also a beautiful addition to any garden. Its foliage is attractive year-round and it produces small, fragrant white flowers in the spring. The flowers are often followed by small, black berries. These berries are attractive to birds and also make a great addition to floral arrangements.
This shrub is a great choice for any landscape. It is easy to care for, incredibly hardy, and provides lush, attractive coverage.