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Pittosporum tenuifolium Mean Screen

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Pittosporum tenuifolium Mean Screen

PittenMS
Kohuhu,
$0.00 ex GST
 
Wantirna
B7
Size: 20cm
Available: 21
$/Unit (EX GST): $12.50 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $13.74 inc GST
B7
Size: 25cm
Available: 34
$/Unit (EX GST): $25.20 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $27.72 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Pittosporum tenuifolium Mean Screen Kohuhu,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Hedging / Screening, Shrubs, Trees Dense, Shrub Like, Upright

Description:
Bushy, dense, fast growing Pittosporum with silvery-green foliage and dark black stems. Great choice for a formal hedge and narrow spots, it's tough and can tolerate dry spots and a far amount of shade. Grows approx. 3-5m tall and 2m wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
4-10m 1-2m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Foliage Feature / Colour, Formal Garden, Hedging / Screening, Mass Planting, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Prefers free draining, humus enriched soil, but tolerates most. Plant spacing : 1.5-2m for hedge. Prune often to desired shape to maintain density. Water well in dry conditions. Will become sparse in too much shade.

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Pittosporaceae PacificIslands

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green, Silver
Flower Colour: Insignificant
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring, N/A
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Fast
Maintenance Level: Medium
Water Usage: Low
Drought: High
Frost: Moderate
Wind: High
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