Japanese Pittosporum (Pittosporum tobira 'Wheeler's Dwarf')

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 8a -12.2 °C (10 °F) to -9.4 °C (15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 3-4 feet
Plant Spread: 4-5 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Fragrant
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Groundcover
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Drought tolerant
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Wheeler's Dwarf pittosporum by SquareToe Feb 19, 2019 3:17 PM 0
Salt tolerant plants by eclayne Feb 8, 2013 9:39 PM 130

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