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Tenuifolium Tom Thumb | Shrub | Pittosporum | Garden Beauty

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Pittosporum tenuifolium Tom Thumb

tenuifolium Tom Thumb
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At a Glance

- Pittosporum Tom Thumb
- Compact habit
- Evergreen
- Dark glossy purple foliage
- Scented purple flowers
- Easy to grow

Plant Information

Pittosporum Tom Thumb, also known as Kohuhu. A New Zealand native plant which is an easy to grow compact evergreen shrub. Tom Thumb is a fabulous compact form that grows into a dense mound, the light green young leaves turn dark glossy purple as they age, inconspicuous fragrant purplish flowers throughout spring.

Pittosporum Tom Thumb is easy to grow in most soils, can be trimmed to keep to size and shape


Genus: Pittosporum
Variety: tenuifolium Tom Thumb
Category: Shrub
Reference: pitttt

Height & Spread: 65cm
Season of Interest: all year round

Colours and sizes are approximate and are intended as a guideline and may vary according to local conditions


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