Irish Fortune™ Pittosporum

Pittosporum tenuifolium Irish Fortune™ PPAF Home » The Collection » Irish Fortune™ This stunning new hedging solution was selected for rich green foliage and a dense habit. Fast growing yet more compact than other varieties.
Irish Fortune™ Pittosporum
Feature Evergeen, compact and dense
USDA Zones Hardy to 15°F to 20°F USDA zones 8B–10
Sunset Zones 9, 14-17, 19-24
Special Features Compact habit, Dwarf Habit, Easy Care
Landscape Use Container, Low Hedge
Exposure Full sun to part shade
Flowering Season None
Dimensions 12-16 ft H x 6-8 ft W
Growth Rate Moderate
Plant Type Evergreen
Water Needs Low Water Once Established/Water-wise
Soil Well-drained garden soil w/ rich organic matter
Fertilizer Fertilize yearly in spring
Pruning Prune as needed

Planting Instructions

  • Water before planting
  • Plant in Full sun to part shade
  • Dig hole 2X the width of pot
  • Plant 1–2" above ground soil level, backfill hole with soil
  • Water deeply to settle;  add more soil if needed
  • Mulch 1–2” deep around plant, avoiding area closest to stem

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