Black Stem Pittosporum 'Marjorie Channon'
Trees & Shrubs Size Chart
Evergreen shrub is valued for its compact, elegant form and foliage. Shiny, light green leaves with white margins provide striking contrast against black stems. Use as a tall screen, specimen plant or informal garden.
- Landscape Size: 8'-10' tall, 8' wide
- Light Requirement: Full Sun or Morning Sun/Afternoon Shade
- Water Needs: Moderate
- USDA Zone: 9a
- Growth Habit: Compact, Upright
- Growth Rate: Moderate
- Attributes: Evergreen
See Green Thumb Guide below for region specific information.
Green Thumb Guide
Thrives in a variety of well draining soils. Feed with a well rounded, all purpose fertilizer in spring before new growth appears. Prune lightly in spring to maintain desired shape.
These characteristics apply to the greater Sacramento area and nearby regions.
Live outside of our area? Please check with your local cooperative extension for the best growing practices in your neck of the woods
Visit: UC Cooperative Extension Offices (Opens in new window)
Visit: National County Extension Offices (Opens in new window)