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Pittosporum Silver Sheen 180MM

Pittosporum ‘Silver Sheen’ – 180MM

(Not currently available to be ordered)

I am Pittosporum Silver Sheen. My family originated from New Zealand

Botanic Name: Pittosporum tenuifolium ‘Silver Sheen’

Bushy – Can be kept narrow

I am an attractive evergreen large shrub with dark stems and small silvery green leaves.

Fast growing I am ideal screening along boundaries and drive ways.

I am super hardy and tolerant of a range of conditions including dry and a significant amount of shade.

I respond well to pruning and easily maintained in a range of sizes and shapes. I make an impressive formal box hedge.

Full Sun to Part Shade (4+ hours of direct sun)
Height: 4m Width: 3m
(Can be kept trimmed to Height: 2.5m Width: 1m)
I need minimal water once established
Suitable for windy sides and coastal planting. I prefer a free draining soil
I am popular and will make you happy because…
I have a naturally compact habit making me a perfect for screening and hedging
My silvery leaves produce a lovely shimmering effect in the garden
Low maintenance I typically develop good form without the need for pruning

    Plant me:

  • in garden beds and general landscaping
  • as a screening hedge
  • in coastal conditions

Tips for success…

I benefit from a light prune to maintain my lush and dense habit
Plant me 1.5m apart
100% Recyclable Pot and Label
Most pots and labels made from 100% recycled polypropylene

Plant family: Pittosporaceae
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The Bloc It® Collection

Do you want to create Living Rooms with Living Walls?

Need privacy from your neighbors, screen an ugly wall or fence?

Bloc It® is your solution: enjoy privacy while adding structure and framework to your garden.

As you design your landscape, one of the first questions to consider is the need for screens and hedges.

There are many benefits to using screening plants as a natural barrier for privacy and reducing neighborhood noise.

They provide shade and a softened visual wall for privacy.

Using Bloc It® plants as hedges or screens will provide you with a living, breathing divider that beautifies your garden and home.

Bloc it® varieties include varieties which have an upright growing habit, growing to 1.50 meters AND ABOVE (over head)
Climbers, ideal plants for Garden Fencing, a great way to create boundaries, offering security and privacy

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To create some privacy


To protect from glare or direct sunlight into windows


To create shade on a patio


To reduce noise


To block an unpleasant view such as a neighbors wall, factories, shopping center or row of buildings

Available in 140mm, 180mm and 200mm pots

Fast Growing Privacy Screens & Hedges

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