Pittosporum tenuifolium ‘Silver Sheen’
DESCRIPTION: This neat and tidy small tree has a columnar shape becoming oval with age. It has small glossy green leaves with a touch of silver to them. Its extremely bushy growth makes it an ideal selection for hedges.
*height & width at maturity
FORM: Columnar becoming rounded with age
FOLIAGE: Small variegated silver green leaves.
FLOWERS and FRUIT:
BARK: Blackish stems
GROWTH RATE: Fast
LANDSCAPE USES: Screening, hedging – formal or informal, container, windbreak, shade, poolside
TOLERANCES: Tolerates most soils if in a full sun position. Tolerates difficult positions well including dry or shady areas. Tolerates light frost and drought once established.
TREE CARE: Responds well to pruning and trimming.