Taxon  Report   11213 
Ligustrum sinense  Lour.
Chinese privet
Ligustrum sinense
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
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Ligustrum sinense
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Ligustrum sinense
© 2009 Barry Rice
Ligustrum sinense, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is not native to California.

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Ligustrum sinense
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Family: OLEACEAE  
Genus: Ligustrum
escaped cultivar
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Ligustrum microcarpum
PLANTS: Ligustrum villosum
More information about  Ligustrum sinense
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 18, 2018).

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