Ligustrum japonica (Japanese Privet) ~ standard tree
A good value small evergreen tree, that is good for screening. Long ovate green leaves makes it a please to tree, larger leaves than common privet commonly used for hedging. It doesn’t have the wow factor of some of the other evergreen trees. But if you have a small budget then it is well worth considering!
DFG rating: 7/10
RHS pruning group: 8 or hedge- cutters are suitable.
Leaves: Decidious, green, long and ovate.
Soil Ph: Lightly Acidic.