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Pittosporum 'Tom Thumb' 5L Pot

Pittosporum Tom Thumb 5L Pot
Pittosporum Tom Thumb 5L PotPittosporum Tom Thumb Purple FoliagePittosporum Tom Thumb with new spring growth

Pittosporum 'Tom Thumb' 5L Pot

GBP24.99
Price: 24.99 (Including VAT at 20%)
PIttosporum 'Tom Thumb' is a slow-growing, compact evergreen shrub with unusual colouring. The mature leaves are wavy and deep purple, whilst the new growth emerges light-green on dark stems creating a shrub of complete colour constrasts and visual interest. Perfect for pots or borders, and can even be gorwn as hedging or topiarised due to its dense habit making it a versatile and colourful garden addition.Click here for more information.More Information
  • 12 Month Plant Guarantee
  • Slow Growth Rate
  • Purple Flowers
  • Evergreen
  • Planting Conditions: Easy to grow in fertile, moist but well-drained, soil. May need protection in colder climes especially from cold, drying winds. Plant in full sun for the best leaf effect.
  • Spread: Between 50cm and 1m
  • Height: Between 50cm and 1m
  • Pot Size: 5L
 

Product Details
Product Details

Pittosporum tenuifolium 'Tom Thumb' is an unusual variety of Pittosporum; its deep purple hued leaves are offset with the contrasting new growth of light green leaves which emerge on striking grey-black stems creating a an interesting and colourful appearance for which this shrub is popular.

Pittosprorum 'Tom Thumb' is an evergreen shrub that is very dense in habit. It is slow-growing also so it's ideal for low hedging and even topiary in addition to being grown as a standalone shrub.

This variety of Pittosporum prefers a sheltered location and is easy to grow in fertile, moist but well-drained, soil. It may need protection in winter from hard frosts or cool, drying winds. Plant in full sun for the best leaf coluration although it will also grow in a partially shaded spot.

Further Information
Further Information

Delivery & Returns
Delivery & Returns

Free delivery is available on all orders providing they meet the minimum spend criteria for the size of box or pallet. Pallet deliveries and large box deliveries for tall plants are indicated by icons on the product table listings. Delivery costs and minimum order details for each packaging type are as follows:

Packaging TypeStandard Delivery ChargeMinimum Order Values (incl VAT) for FREE Delivery
Boxes (Bare roots and pots up to and incl. 7.5L)4.99 delivery charge (orders up to 100 incl VAT) Orders of 100 and over - FREE
Pallets (Root balls, large pots, trees etc)60.00 delivery charge (orders up to 200 incl VAT)Orders of 200 and over - FREE

There are some exceptions to the standard delivery pricing structure, which relate to deliveries to more remote areas, overseas, or extremely tall plants requiring specialist delivery - for more information see the Delivery Information Page. (Please note that due to new Brexit rules, we are currently unable to export to both Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland.)

Delivery Time - Please note that due to high demand, delivery times are currently 7-14 days. (Some trees will be 7-14 days delivery as standard - see product pages for delivery info). We are working through existing orders as quickly as possible but can now deliver new orders within this timescale.

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* Please note that delivery costs are based on the final order amount in your cart after any discounts have been applied.

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Our plants are guaranteed for 12 months after delivery subject to specific criteria. Visit our Hedges Direct Plant Guarantee Page for full details.
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