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Pittosporum - Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Tom Thumb' INSTANT PATIO POT (7 Ltr)

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This Pittosporus tenuifolium Tom Thumb plant is a hardy evergreen which starts with light green leaves, which mature into splendid dark purple. Pre-planted so you can put it straight on the patio. Easy. 

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  • Enjoys full sun or partial shade
  • Moist well-drained soils
  • Flowers in May and June
  • Light green leaves mature to dark purple and dark purple flowers appear in April and May
  • Ideal for gravel garden or container
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This Pittosporus tenuifolium Tom Thumb plant is a hardy evergreen which starts with light green leaves, which mature into splendid dark purple.

Perfectly suited to settings such as cottage gardens, informal gardens, city and courtyard gardens, this handsome and compact shrub thrives in moist well-drained soil in full or partial sunshine. Coverage of this plant is approximately 80cm x 80cm, with April and May seeing the arrival of small dark purple flowers.

In late winter or early spring simply prune your Tom Thumb for a tidy winter garden look, or in preparation for the following spring.

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Short name Pittosporum (7 Ltr)
Sub title Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Tom Thumb' INSTANT PATIO POT
Aspect Any
Brand Great Little Garden
British Grown Yes
Drainage Ensure all pots are well drained
Drought Resistance Yes but keep well watered
Ease of Care Easy
Evergreen/Deciduous Evergreen
Exposure Any
Flowering Period Summer
Flower Colour Purple
Foliage colour Purple
Habit Bushy
Hardiness Hardy
Maturity time 5 years
pH Any
Plant Size 7 litre pot
Plant Type Shrub
Height & Spread 80cm x 80cm
Pot size (Litres) 7L
Rate of growth Medium
Required maintenance Prune in late winter or early spring
Season of Interest Summer
Soil Type Well drained
Sun or Shade Partial shade
Water Requirements Water regularly in growing season
Where to Plant Planters

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