Material usesThere are no material uses listed for Pittosporum balansae.
Medicinal uses(Warning!)There are no medicinal uses listed for Pittosporum balansae.
Cuttings of half-ripe wood, 5 - 7cm with a heel, July/August in a frame. Poor to fair percentage.Basal ripewood cuttings late autumn in a cold frame.
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Succeeds in any well-drained soil, including dry soils, preferably in a sunny position but also succeeding in light shade. Very amenable to pruning, plants can be cut right back into old wood if required. The species in this genus are very likely to hybridize with other members of the genus. When growing a species from seed it is important to ensure that the seed either comes from a known wild source, or from isolated specimens in cultivation.Plants in this genus are notably resistant to honey fungus.
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Associations & Interactions
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Polycultures & Guilds
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