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Pittosporum ralphii.


Pittosporum ralphii.

CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
Large NZ evergreen shrub with greyish-green wavy leaves, new growth covered in whitish fuzz. Bunches of dark red flowers, followed by fruit that splits into three to show the black sticky seeds. Occurs naturally in the eastern North Island to Wanganui. Excellent for coastal sites, avoid heavy frost.

 
Genus
Pittosporum
Species   ralphii.
Cultivar  

Common name
Karo

Family name
Pittosporaceae
Place of origin
New Zealand


DETAILS
Height
4 m
Width
2 m
(expected growth in average NZ conditions in 5 to 10 years)
Leaves
Evergreen

Soil Type

Moisture

Exposure


Shrubs

Category
Large, over 3 metres.
Availability
We have this currently available in a PB 6.5 container. Ask for it at your retailer.
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