Pittosporum tenuifolium Tom Thumb

£7.99
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Pittosporum tenuifolium Tom Thumb

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(Code SP7608)

£7.99

Pack of 2

(Code SP7609)

£12.98
Pittosporum 'Tom Thumb' is a unique evergreen shrub that is grown for its distinctive foliage. Winner of the RHS Award of Garden Merit, this compact shrub bears waxy green leaves that mature to deep-purple in spring. In late spring the black stems are smothered in dark purple flowers that are lightly scented. Perfect for adding colour and texture to the front of borders. Height 1m. 9 cm pot plant supplied.

Key Product Information

Season Interest Spring
Flower Colour Purple
Foliage Colour Purple
Preferred Location
  • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
  • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade
Positive attributes
  • Fragrant
    scented
  • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
    container
How Supplied 9cm pot plants
Delivery Delivery within 28 days.

Key Product Information

Delivery within 28 days.

Season Interest

Spring

Flower Colour

Purple

Foliage Colour

Purple

Preferred Location
Suitable for planting in sunny locations
sun
Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
part-shade
How Supplied

9cm pot plants

Flowering Time

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Plant Size

Mature Height 100cm
Mature Spread 100cm
Mature Height

100cm

Mature Spread

100cm

Planting Plant in hole large enough to firmly hold the roots.
Soil Type Plant in any good quality garden soil
Pruning Requires minimal pruning.
Planting

Plant in hole large enough to firmly hold the roots.

Soil Type

Plant in any good quality garden soil

Pruning

Requires minimal pruning.

Can be planted in most types of garden soil, in full sun or in partial shade.
Water freely during the growing season.
  • Information
  • Key Product Information

    Season Interest Spring
    Flower Colour Purple
    Foliage Colour Purple
    Preferred Location
    • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
      sun
    • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
      part-shade
    Positive attributes
    • Fragrant
      scented
    • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
      container
    How Supplied 9cm pot plants
    Delivery Delivery within 28 days.

    Key Product Information

    How Supplied

    9cm pot plants

    Delivery within 28 days.

    Season Interest

    Spring

    Flower Colour

    Purple

    Foliage Colour

    Purple

    Preferred Location
    Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
    Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade

    Flowering Time

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Plant Size

    Mature Height 100cm
    Mature Spread 100cm
    Mature Height

    100cm

    Mature Spread

    100cm

    Planting Plant in prepared soil, with a hole large enough to firmly hold the module.
    Soil Type Well drained fertile soil.
    Pruning Deadhead as necessary to prolong flowering.
    Planting

    Plant in hole large enough to firmly hold the roots.

    Soil Type

    Plant in any good quality garden soil

    Pruning

    Requires minimal pruning.

  • Planting & growing Instructions
  • Can be planted in most types of garden soil, in full sun or in partial shade.
    Water freely during the growing season.
  • Video planting guides