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Tree Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Silver Sheen'

 

 

 

 
Description This small tree has a columnar shape becoming oval with age. This tree has small glossy green leaves with a touch of silver to them. Its extremely bushy growth makes it an ideal selection for hedges.    
Foliage
Evergreen
   
Form
Oval
   
Mature Size 4-5 x 3m    
Uses Fantastic for screening. A brilliant screening tree that works well as either a formal or informal hedge. Responds well to pruning and shaping.    
Position & Soil Tolerates most soils in a full sun position. Favoured for its tolerance of difficult growing conditions, including dry soils and shady positions.    
Features    
Pot sizes
in production
• 40cm/27L (1.5-1.8m)
• 50cm/52L (1.8-2.2m)
   
Substitutes Acmena smithii 'BWNFIR Firescreen PBR'
Elaeocarpus reticulatus
Ficus microcarpa hillii 'Flash'
Hymenosporum flavum
Photinia robusta
Prunus lusitanica
Syzygium australe 'AATS' PBR Pinnacle TM'
Syzygium australe 'Hinterland Gold'
Syzygium australe 'ST1' Opal Maze
Syzygium australe 'ST2'
Syzygium australe 'Select Form'
   
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