Pittosporum tenuifolium ‘Silver Queen’

£16.99

SKU: 25000000000001977 Category:

Description

This elegant evergreen shrub has small, glossy grey-green leaves edged in creamy white. Insignificant purple flowers open in summer, but it’s a plant grown mainly for its lush foliage.


An easygoing plant bringing colour all year round to borders and pots. It can be clipped to a neat mound, making a good drought-tolerant alternative to box. The small flowers are a rich nectar source for pollinators. 


Mature height: 3.5m


Mature spread: 2m


Soil type: Moist, well-drained soil


Light: Full sun to part shade


Hardiness: Hardy


Flowers: Purple


Flowering period: May to June


Rate of growth: Average


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