Sentence Examples with the word privet

In the privet (Ligustrum vulgare) there are numerous racemes of dichasia arranged in a racemose manner along an axis; the whole inflorescence thus has an appearance not unlike a bunch of grapes, and has been called a thyrsus.

The insects feed upon ash, lilac, privet and jasmine leaves.

Smaller hedges may be formed of evergreen privet or of tree-box.