Pittosporum tobira 'Turner's Dwarf' /Turner's Dwarf Pittosporum

Pittosporum tobira 'Turner's Dwarf'  / Pittosporum tobira 'Turner's Dwarf'
A dwarf variegated specimen
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A dwarf variegated specimen

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Scientific Name: Pittosporum tobira 'Turner's Dwarf'
Common Name: Turner's Dwarf Pittosporum
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 7, 8 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: White
Fruit present: Fall
Fruit color: Red
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Comments: This cultivar probably has been established in the nursery trade for some time, although it is uncommon in the southeastern U.S. It has medium green leaves edged with a golden rim. It could be used as a ground cover, as could the other compact growing pittosporums. Its white, fragrant flowers and red seeds are additional attributes. Is used as a specimen plant very effectively.