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#23: Tarata

Tree #23: Tarata

Pittosporum eugenioides  (pi-TOS-po-rum  eu-ge-NEE-oides)

  • Native to Australia and New Zealand 
  • Has fragrant leaves and flowers; attracts birds
  • Compact and Erect with a Low Canopy
  • Oval, Rounded or Umbrella Shape
  • Has Evergreen foliage
  • Height: 15 to 40 feet
  • Width: 6 to 15 feet
  • Growth Rate: 24 Inches per Year
  • Longevity 50 to 150 years


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