Pittosporum tobira 'Wheeler's Dwarf'

Tobira, Dwarf Japanese 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 tobira, Tobira, Dwarf Japanese Pittosporum
This dwarf form has compact, rich green foliage. White flowers, which have a citrus-like fragrance, fade to pale yellow.

Attributes - Pittosporum tobira 'Wheeler's Dwarf'

Plant Type: Shrub

Bloom Season: Early Spring through Late Spring

Flower Color: White

Foliage: Evergreen

Height: 1 ft. to 3 ft.

Width: 3 ft.

Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun

Climate: Zones 8, 9, 10

Notes: Thrives in Acid Soil, Dry Climates, Hot Climates. Container Plants, Drought Tolerant, Fragrant, Low Maintenance. Susceptible to Aphids, Scales.

Related Plants

Pittosporum rhombifolium, Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Variegatum', Pittosporum tobira, Pittosporum undulatum
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