Leaves are evergreen, alternate, simple, oblong to elliptical, 4" x 1" wide, light green above, lighter below, great undulated margins, pale yellow midrib, smell like lemons when crushed.
Terminal leaf bud is long, pointed and the bud scales have a dark edge making the bud look striped. You can see it on the left. The leaves show a their undulation.
Fruit is a capsule, tan ripening to black opening to reveal black sticky seeds.
Bark is smooth, gray.
Misidentification, not likely, undulated light green leaves with a contrasting mid vein and most likely pretending to be a hedge.
S. Main St