I received this last year as a test trial, so far so good, It has grown and is healthy, hopefully next year I will see some flowers
- Part Sun to Sun
The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).
This plant is hardy in zones 5 - 8
Zones are based on the lowest average temperature an area is expected to receive during the winter. They are used to determine whether a plant is likely to be perennial in your area. If your zone is equal to or higher than the zone listed for the plant, it will be hardy for you and thrive in your climate.
My Current Zone
A non-invasive Golden Vicary privet!
Privet has long been favored for hedges and screening off air conditioners and other outdoor eye sores. It forms a dense, leafy wall that creates lots of privacy, and clusters of white flowers perfume the air in summer. Unfortunately, the privet that's been used for decades is invasive, making a nuisance of itself in your yard and spreading to natural areas. Golden Ticket® is the first non-invasive privet - it has all of privet's good qualities, and none of the bad ones. High quality, glossy foliage emerges bright yellow and ages to chartreuse. Very adaptable and easy to grow, this deer-resistant shrub is the smart choice for hedging, screening, and landscaping.
Top three reasons to grow Golden Ticket® privet:
- Non-invasive - won't spread
- Bright, glossy gold foliage
- very adaptable, doing well in dry soil and part shade.
CharacteristicsPlant Type:ShrubShrub Type:DeciduousHeight Category:MediumGarden Height:48 - 72 InchesSpacing:48 - 72 InchesSpread:48 - 72 InchesFlower Colors:WhiteFoliage Colors:YellowFoliage Shade:chartreuse to goldHabit:MoundedContainer Role:Thriller
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:Part Sun to SunLight Requirement:SunMaintenance Category:EasyBlooms On:Old WoodBloom Time:Early SpringBloom Time:Mid SpringBloom Time:Late SpringHardiness Zones:5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8bHeat Zones:8Water Category:AverageUses:LandscapeUses:Mass PlantingUses Notes:
A durable, easy-to-grow plant that is ideal for low-maintenance hedges. PLEASE NOTE: Golden Ticket® Privet is restricted and cannot be shipped to the state(s) of ME.Maintenance Notes:
Adaptable to most soils. Foliage color will be best in full sun. Does not need heavy pruning, but will tolerate it if tight, formal shapes are desired. Prune to shape after flowering. Apply a controlled release fertilizer in early spring.Fun Facts:
Though it is relatively humble in the landscape, the neat, clean foliage makes an excellent filler in floral arrangements.Golden Ticket® Ligustrum x vicaryi 'NCLX1' USPP 27,301, Can 5,560
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