Straight Talk® Privet

Ligustrum vulgare 'Swift'

Narrow and upright, Straight Talk® can be used as vertical accent or grouped for hedging. In addition to being cold hardy and drought-tolerant, it’s easy to grow in a wide range of soils and tolerates urban conditions.

  • Height

    7'

  • Width

    4-8'

  • Exposure

    Full Sun to Part Shade

  • Hardiness Zone

    4-8

  • Heat Zone

    8

  • Shape

    Upright

  • Flower Color

    White

  • Foliage

    Dark Green

Bonus Attributes

  • creates-privacy

    Creates Privacy

  • Drought Tolerant

    Drought Tolerant

Caring Tips

  • pruning

    Spring After Flower

  • watering

    Low To Medium

  • fertilizing

    BalancedNPK

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Know your zone

Zone Hardiness Map

The colored areas show where this plant thrives. Knowing this will help you select the most appropriate plants for your zone.