Ligustrum japonicum ‘Texanum’ a slower growing variety of the species,. It is an evergreen dense, compact shrub with thick, round, waxy leaves that are glossy green above and whitish underneath. Fragrant bee-attracting white flowers bloom in late spring to early summer and then are followed by blue-black berries. Plant in sun or light shade and water regularly. Hardy to below 15 degrees
This is a lovely plant that is grown into an espalier frame from the ground and is 1.8m tall (6ft) and 120cm wide (4ft) and is beautiful as an evergreen screen and even more spectacular when its in flower and berries.