Pittosporum 'Gold Star'
Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Gold Star'
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10 years to reach maturity
This plant has a mild fragrance
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Pittosporum 'Gold Star' Overview
Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Gold Star' is a compact evergreen shrub with yellow and green variegated leaves that have a prominent white midrib. Its fragrant sparse flowers are small and maroon in colour. Called Tawhiwhi by the Maori, this New Zealand native is a low-maintenance, drought-resistant plant that likes moist but well-drained, fertile soil. For best leaf effect, grow Pittosporum 'Gold Star' in a sunny position, sheltered from cold, dry winds.
Common problems with Pittosporum 'Gold Star'
How to propagate Pittosporum 'Gold Star'
Semi-hardwood in summer.
You can propagate from seeds in the autumn or spring.
Special features of Pittosporum 'Gold Star'
Other uses of Pittosporum 'Gold Star'
Hedging, specimen. Spring interest.