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Order: Ericales
   Family: Ericaceae
            Genus: Lyonia
                        Specie: ligustrina

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 15 ft (4.5 m)

Cultivation: Moist, well-drained, acidic soil in part-shade

Features: Privet-like leaves; urn-shaped white flowers in densely packed terminal panicles spring?summer

Uses: Woodland gardens Shrub borders Underplanting Damp sites

Zones: 3-7

Description: This many-branched deciduous shrub from northeastern USA will reach an ultimate height of only 15 ft (4.5 m). The privet-like leaves are finely toothed. Small, globular, urn-shaped, off-white flowers appear in late spring or summer, densely packed on down

Growth Habit: Multi-branching habit


Growth: Perennial, multi-stemmed woody plant that is usually less than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height. Shrubs typically have several stems arising from or near the ground, but may be taller than 5 meters or single-stemmed under certain environmental cond

Duration: Perennial

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