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Pittosporum


Pittosporum

CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
A twiggy bushy small tree which develops a columnar habit, It is clothed to the ground with zig-zaging branchlets when a juvenile and sub-adult. Small green rounded leaves. Single dark red night-scented flowers. Avoid very dry sites, hardy to cold. Found naturally in subalpine frest and scrub.

 
Genus
Pittosporum
Species  
Cultivar  

Common name
Pittosporum

Family name
Pittosporaceae
Place of origin
New Zealand


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

Soil Type
Needs well drained soil

Moisture
Avoid dry soils

Exposure
Grows in sun or semi-shade / Will tolerate very hard frosts.

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Shrubs

Category
Large, over 3 metres.
Availability
We have this currently available in a POT 3.5 container. Ask for it at your retailer.
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