Pittosporum rhombifolium

Queensland Pittosporum, Diamond Leaf Pittosporum

These shrubs and trees are valued for their dense, evergreen foliage, often fragrant flowers, interesting fruit and adaptability to a wide range of soils and climates. They are fairly drought-resistant, but look better with watering. Most make excellent hedges, screens or windbreaks. Will not tolerate long, cold winters. Start by seeds or cuttings. Watch for aphids and scale.
Pittosporum rhombifolium, Queensland Pittosporum, Diamond Leaf Pittosporum
Its glossy, leathery leaves are diamond-shaped. Its yellow, sticky fruit grows in clusters.

Attributes - Pittosporum rhombifolium

Plant Type: Shrub, Tree

Bloom Season: Late Fall through Late Spring

Flower Color: White

Foliage: Evergreen

Height: 15 ft. to 35 ft.

Width: 35 ft.

Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun

Climate: Zones 7, 8, 9, 10, 11

Notes: Thrives in Dry Climates, Hot Climates. Container Plants, Drought Tolerant, Fragrant, Low Maintenance.

Related Plants

Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Variegatum', Pittosporum tobira, Pittosporum tobira 'Wheeler's Dwarf', Pittosporum undulatum
 
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