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PITTOSPORUM tenuifolium 'Gold Star'

Commonly known as Kohuhu, Parchment bark

With variegated foliage and a gold star in the centre
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  • Evergreen - thinly leathery, glossy leaves 2.5-6cm (1-2½in) long
  • Brown or black - black-red
  • Height - 2-3m (6½-10ft)
  • Spread - 2-3m (6½-10ft)
  • Tall Shrub - compact, upright shrub. Produces flowers in few-flowered axillary clusters followed by grey-black seed capsules
  • Hardy - average winter - Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F) - borderline
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade - leaf colour better in sun
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - leaf spot, powdery mildew
  • Place of origin - New Zealand
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Flower Shape - Bell/Lantern - - bell-shaped
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Coastal / windswept -
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Leaf Colour (if not green) - Gold - - leaves age to olive-green with prominent white midribs
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil -
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2-3m (6½-10ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  2-3m (6½-10ft)
 

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