Pittosporum tenuifolium ‘Compacta’

Compact Kohuhu

Boething Treeland Farms grows over 1,200 varieties of trees, shrubs, perennials and specialty plants on ten California nurseries to serve the wholesale landscape and nursery industries throughout the Western United States and beyond.

Plant Type: Shrubs

Evergreen-Deciduous: Evergreen

Overall Mature Size: Small

Also Grown As: Bush

Mature Height & Spread: 3-4' x 3-4'

Natural Growth Habit: Rounded

Native To: Australia/New Zealand, Hybrid

Exposure: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Water: Medium Water, Low Water

Flower Color: Purple

Bloom Time: Spring

Special Features: Fragrant / Hedge / Pollution Tolerant

Container Sizes: #3

Minimum USDA Hardiness Zone: 8-11

A Bit More

A dwarf form of the popular hedge plant, Pittosporum tenuifolium, ‘Compacta’ grows into a shrub 3-4’ tall and wide. Dense, bright-green foliage forms into a rounded shape, making this selection a great candidate for low hedges. Small purple flowers appear in spring. Cold hardy to 20° F, plant in full sun or part shade and provide low to regular water.

A Bit More

A dwarf form of the popular hedge plant, Pittosporum tenuifolium, ‘Compacta’ grows into a shrub 3-4’ tall and wide. Dense, bright-green foliage forms into a rounded shape, making this selection a great candidate for low hedges. Small purple flowers appear in spring. Cold hardy to 20° F, plant in full sun or part shade and provide low to regular water.