Variegated Lemonwood (Pittosporum eugenioides 'Variegata')

Common names:
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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
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 12 to 18 feet
Plant Spread: 6 to 8 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Other: Dark, glossy green with white margins.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Other: Pale, creamy yellow.
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Drought tolerant
Salt tolerant


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Location: Botanical Garden...Brookings, OregonDate: 2014-03-13
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Location: Botanical Garden....Brookings, OregonDate: 2014-03-13
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Plant ID! Umbrella Plant? Japanese Blueberry? by Shiretowndown Aug 23, 2018 11:53 AM 5
Identify this plant by Muz Apr 14, 2017 7:33 AM 5
Salt tolerant plants by eclayne Feb 8, 2013 9:39 PM 130

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