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Pittosporum ralphii

Pittosporum ralphii

Pittosporum ralphii by naturewatchwidow (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

H3

RHS hardiness

-5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

4.5m

Max

3m

3m

Min

1m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Pittosporum ralphii Overview

This is a fast growing large shrub or small upright tree with spreading stems and wavy margined alternate leaves to 10cm. The flowers are bell-shaped and dark red they can be found in late spring they are followed by hairy ovoid capsules.

Common problems with Pittosporum ralphii

How to propagate Pittosporum ralphii

Seed

You can propagate from seeds in the autumn or spring.

Cuttings

From tip cuttings in the summer.

Other uses of Pittosporum ralphii

Grown for their ornamental foliage and flowers with fragrance. Suitable for coastal conditions.

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