Pittosporum are evergreen shrubs or trees with simple, leathery leaves and small, often fragrant, 5-petalled flowers, followed by spherical, woody fruits splitting to reveal seeds embedded in sticky pulp.
'Silver Queen' is a large evergreen shrub with rounded greyish-green leaves narrowly margined with creamy-white. Small deep purple flowers sparsely produced. Good for a low hedge and seldom needs clipping.
Position:full sun or partial shade Soil:fertile, moist, well-drained soil Rate of growth:average Flowering period:May to June Hardiness:frost hardy (may need winter protection)