Pittosporum Stephens Island

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Pittosporum stevens island foliage close up
Pittosporum stevens island foliage close up

A fantastic Pittosporum species found on Stephens Island. Bears deep green foliage with fine silver hairs on the leaf margins. An ideal hedging or topiary plant. Keep moist during summer to maintain good growth. Full sun to semi shade, well drained situation.

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Fast hedging and screening plant Tolerant of most soils provided they are well drained. Water regularly during hot summer months. Feed one a year with Texture Plants 12 month planting food. Little pruning is required other than form pruning. If using for hedging prune in spring and late summer. Watch for phyllids insect if present they can be controlled with insecticide.