Ligustrum vulgare L.
Common Name: COMMON PRIVET
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 3
Wetness Index: FACU
Physiognomy: Ad Shrub

Ligustrum vulgare inflorescence B. S. Walters inflorescence

A native of Europe, widely cultivated in this area, escaping to disturbed ground and forests, dry or moist. Our commonest escaped privet by far, locally forming dense stands and potentially a pest; first collected in 1896 in St. Clair Co.

Locations

Allegan County
Berrien County
Calhoun County
Crawford County
Emmet County
Gratiot County
Ingham County
Isabella County
Kalamazoo County
Kent County
Lenawee County
Macomb County
Oakland County
Ottawa County
St. Clair County
Washtenaw County
Wayne County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 12, 2017. http://www.michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=1739.