Pittosporum angustifolium

Native Apricot, Gumbi Gumbi      Synonym: Pittosporum phylliraeoides var. microcarpa

Family: PITTOSPORACEAE

Genus: Pittosporum

Species: angustifolium

Origin: Greater WA

Soil Preferences: Clayey, Granite, Laterite, Sand

Tolerances: Clay, Drought Tolerant, Heavy Soils, Lime Tolerant

Plant Uses: Bird Attracting, Bird Attracting - Honeyeaters, Bird Attracting - Insect Eaters, Bird Attracting - Seed Eaters, Bonsai, Container Plant, Feature Tree, Fire Retarding, Fragrant Flowers, Insect attracting, Shelterbelt, Weeping Trees and Shrubs, Windbreak, Woodwork

Growth Forms: Large Shrubs/Small Trees

Size Range: 5-8m

Lifespan: Perennial

Flowering Times: Spring, Winter

Flowering Months: 06 Jun, 07 Jul, 08 Aug, 09 Sep, 10 Oct

Flowering Colours: Cream, White, Yellow

FloraBase: https://florabase.dpaw.wa.gov.au/browse/profile/19744

Wholesale Availability:   Unavailable for wholesale ordering at this time. May be available for purchase at the Nursery.

Image Credits

  • Pittosporum angustifolium MargaretRDonald - CC-BY-SA-4.0