Pittosporum Tenuifolium Abbotsbury Gold

Few hedging plants offer so much to enjoy for so little effort. Plant Pittosporum tenuifolium ‘Abbotsbury Gold’ in a sheltered, sunny and well-draining location and it will give of its best – attractive green and yellow foliage, fragrant purple flowers and orange autumnal berries. A trim in spring is just about all the maintenance this upright, medium-sized specimen and hedging plant requires. And it’s happy by the coast.

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Pittosporum Tenuifolium Abbotsbury Gold

Pittosporum Tenuifolium Abbotsbury Gold at-a-glance

Pittosporum Tenuifolium Abbotsbury Gold

Foliage Type: Evergreen. Leathery yellow leaves margined in dark green

Flower: Deep purple 1cm flowers in late spring and early summer producing orange berries

Scent: Flowers are heavily fragrant

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Soil type: Loam, sand or chalk

Soil pH: Acid, neutral or alkaline

Wet/Dry: Moist but well-drained

Preferred situation: Full to partial sun;south, east or west facing

Height: 1.5m-2.5 m+

Width: 1.0m-1.5 m+

Growth Rate: Medium