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Privet/ New Mexican

  • Native, erect, finely twigged shrub with small, olive green leaves changing to yellow in fall
  • Light yellow flowers in early spring are followed by blue-black fruit
  • Develops great character with age
  • Can pruned to form a twisting, multi-stemmed small tree
Scientific Name:
Forestiera neomexicana
Zone: 4
Mature Height: 8'-12'
Mature Spread: 6'-8'
Type: Deciduous
Size: Large
Bloom Time: Summer
Fruiting: Ornamental
Fall Color:
Yellow
Attributes:
Full Sun
Full Sun
Xeric
Xeric