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Pittosporum Silver Queen - 100-120cm, 10lt

Pittosporum Silver Queen - 100-120cm, 10lt

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Pittosporum ‘Silver Queen’ is a large, bushy, evergreen shrub with small, leathery, oval, wavy-edged, grey-green leaves with creamy-white margins, tinted pink in winter, and sparsely produced small, sweetly scented, deep purple flowers blooming in late spring and early summer. Round, woody fruits open in autumn and reveal seeds in a sticky pulp. Pittosporum ‘Silver Queen’ is adaptable to a wide range of soils, as long as they are well-drained, but prefers fertile, moist, well-drained soils. It thrives in full sun or partial shade. It can withstand some cold, but needs to be sheltered from strong, drying, winds. It is tolerant of drought, salt, therefore, suitable for coastal areas. Generally, disease-free. Low maintenance plant, tolerant of hard pruning. Pittosporum ‘Silver Queen’ is a lovely, variegated shrub, perfect for cottage, coastal, and urban gardens. Great for shrub borders, wall-side borders, or hedges and screens. Suitable for growing in containers.
  • Common Name

    Tawhiwhi 'Silver Queen'

  • Family


  • Type

    evergreen shrub

  • Pot Size


  • Height (cm)


  • Native To

    garden origin

  • Flower

    small, sweetly scented, deep purple flowers

  • Foliage

    small, leathery, oval, wavy-edged, grey-green leaves with creamy-white margins

  • Maturation period

    10–20 years

Key Info

Size & Spacing

Mature Height


Mature Width


Shape / habit


Preferred Location


West–facing or South–facing or East–facing, sheltered

Soil Type

acid, alkaline, neutral, full sun, partial shade

Soil moisture

moist but well–drained, well–drained

Growing Period


spring, summer


all year



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During this time, we have developed a large stock of trees, mature evergreen shrubs, conifers, Japanese maples, cedars and olives. What sets us apart from a generic garden center is solid unwavering focus on trees and some bigger shrubs. You will find thousands of trees, hundreds of varieties and lots of experts who are working on the nursery and more than willing to help you to choose a plant for you.

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