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Pittosporum tenuifolium Golden Sheen


An attractive evergreen medium-growing shrub to around3m; can be trimmed to keep smaller. Golden wavy lightvibrant green leaves edged with an ivory white border rest upon almost black stems creating a very dense, healthy looking shrub.

Key Features:

Stunning foliage, compact growing habit


Prefers well-drained soil in a sunny or partly shaded position. Keep moist in drier weather but not wet. Prune late autumn and fertilise with a long-term slow release fertiliser.

Plant Landscape:

Its compact growing habit makes it useful for both garden beds and a decorative subject in a patio pot or container. Looks attractive when used as a back- drop for smaller plants. Excellent for hedging.

  • Growth Rate: Moderate
  • Max Height: 300 cm
  • Size: 3m x 1.5m
  • Position: Sunny or partly shaded
  • Origins: Australia
  • Water Rating: 2
  • Synonyms: None known
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