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Golden Privet Hedging Plants (Ligustrum Ovalifolium Aureum)

Golden Privet, known scientifically as Ligustrum Ovalifolium Aureum, is a striking, vibrant choice for hedges. A variegated cultivar of the classic Privet, it features glossy, green leaves margined with bright yellow, giving it its “golden” namesake. This added splash of colour makes it an attractive choice for gardens across the UK.

Why Golden Privet Makes a Great Hedge Choice

The Golden Privet is a remarkably hardy and versatile plant, thriving in a range of soil types, from clay to sandy soils, and in both full sun and partial shade. It adapts well to different environmental conditions, making it an easy choice for gardeners with varying garden specifications.

Its vibrant, dense foliage provides an effective visual barrier, offering excellent privacy and noise reduction. Moreover, the Golden Privet produces clusters of fragrant, creamy-white flowers during the summer months, followed by black berries in the autumn. This not only adds seasonal interest but also serves as an important food source for birds and pollinators.

The Golden Privet is very receptive to pruning and trimming, making it ideal for maintaining a neat, formal hedge. It also recovers well from heavy cutting back, so gardeners can keep it in shape with minimal effort.

Comparison to Other Hedging Options

When compared to other hedging plants, the Golden Privet holds a unique position. Unlike typical green hedge plants, its variegated leaves offer additional visual interest, creating a vibrant, contrasting backdrop to other garden plants.

Compared to fast-growing hedges like the Leyland Cypress, Golden Privet’s moderate growth rate makes it easier to control and requires less frequent maintenance. While plants like Box or Yew may demand particular soil conditions for optimal growth, Golden Privet’s adaptability to various soil types makes it a more flexible choice.

Golden Privet in the UK Climate

The climate in the UK is well-suited for Golden Privet. These plants are hardy, able to withstand the cooler winters, and the country’s rainfall provides sufficient moisture for healthy growth. The plant’s tolerance to pollution also makes it an excellent choice for urban and suburban areas across the UK.

Finally, Golden Privet hedges play an important role in supporting local biodiversity. The dense structure of the hedge provides shelter and nesting sites for birds, while its flowers are a vital source of nectar for bees and other pollinators.

In conclusion, Golden Privet, with its vibrant, variegated leaves, hardiness, and adaptability, is a great choice for those looking to add both utility and aesthetic appeal to their gardens in the UK.

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Box/Parcel – Used for plants sized 0-70cm, costs £12. Order £100 worth of plants of that size to qualify for free delivery! Parcel deliveries are always sent for next day delivery unless otherwise specified.

Pallet – Used for plants sized 71-230cm, costs £60. Order £350 worth of plants to qualify for free pallet delivery! We always send our pallets for next day delivery, unless requested otherwise.

Private Van – Used for plants sized 231cm and taller, costs £60. Order £350 worth to get free private van delivery!

In all cases you can request a private van delivery, where your plants are delivered by us. Upon your request we can re-evaluate your delivery fee and let you know of the delivery time.

Please note, for pallet and box deliveries we use third party companies to deliver the goods. Not often, but occasionally some delays may happen due to unforeseen circumstances, which are out of our control. For this reason, we ask you to never book gardeners, contractors, or other industry professionals for the estimated delivery date. Please do not book days off work or cancel other commitments specifically for your plant delivery to avoid disappointment.

Not home? No problem!

If you are not home at the time of your delivery, don’t worry! With your permission, we will instruct our trusted couriers to leave your plants in a safe place. If you have any requirements, or a preferred safe place for your plant delivery, please ensure to leave us a note along with your order, or simply give us a call.

Specialized Delivery

If you have any special requirements regarding your delivery, please add it to your order notes or call us on 01603 327269. Always include any delivery restrictions into your order note so appropriate vehicles and good carriers can be used to deliver your plants.

Please note that we currently are unable to deliver to Northern Ireland and The Republic of Ireland due to Brexit rules and regulations.

For more delivery information refer to our terms and conditions here.


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