|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.
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
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.