Different types of plants are planted for different reasons in the whole world. Among the many plants that people plant in order to add splendor into their environment is Pittosporum Tobira Nanum Plant. A member of the Pittosporaceae scientific family, it has gained popularity among the people who love natural beauty due to its green leaves and cream flowers.
It does well in most of the weather conditions and actually manages to maintain its green color all through. However, it is affected by very cold and extremely hot weathers the same as many other plants. It is mainly planted for beauty purposes that come along with its green leaves and the sweet scented cream flowers that it bears.
It is mainly raised as a potted plant and can also do well in a small flower garden away from too much sun. It will survive in nearly all types of soil be it loam, clay or even sand for as long as there is enough moisture to sustain it. It will also flourish in all soil pH levels from acidic to neutral and even alkaline as it is not affected by their changes.
It has a naturally bushy shape which makes it fit for different uses. It is commonly potted to ensure ease in moving it from one place to another as well as for placement in sensitive and clean areas such as on the balconies. Handling of potted plants is also easier especially when raising them for sale and are convenient to maintain as they are planted individually.
As it grows it forms dense shrubs with its surplus foliage which make it suitable for raising beautiful hedges along a pavement. It also does well as a garden flower when blended with other types of plants such as those with purple flower which blend in well with its cream flowers. Their leaves also contribute to its beauty especially when its flowers blossom to form a green cream blend.
Its flowers have a characteristic scent similar to that of ripe oranges thus making the environment smell as such. This scent also captures the attention of various beautiful insects which enjoy being around it thus bringing the different gifts of nature closer to man. After the flowers fall off, berries emerge in their place making it look even more naturally beautiful.
Even though this plant is still attractive by nature, it is advisable to carry out various maintenance procedures on it. During dry seasons, watering it makes sure that it gets enough moisture to keep it from losing it natural bright color. Pruning it also ensures that the old branches are removed to give way for development of new and fresh ones to make it look young and beautiful.
Many plants are currently being raised for sale to curb the high demand that has arisen from peoples’ need of being close to nature. Among them is Pittosporum Tobira Nanum Plant which can even be purchased over the internet by interested individuals. Many people have embraced and planted it widely.