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Mojo Dwarf Mock Orange
A dwarf variety that is slow growing and stays very compact with little pruning; emerging foliage is yellow gold, maturing to dark green with creamy white edges; perfect for a low hedge, or a geometrical accent in the garden; superior hardiness.
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Other Species Names: Japanese Pittosporum
Plant Height: 24 in.
Spread: 36 in.
Plant Form: mounded
Summer Foliage Color: dark green
Minimum Sunlight: partial shade
Maximum Sunlight: full sun
Mojo Dwarf Mock Orange has attractive dark green foliage edged in creamy white. The glossy oval leaves are highly ornamental and remain dark green throughout the winter. Neither the flowers nor the fruit are ornamentally significant.
Mojo Dwarf Mock Orange is a dense multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a mounded form. It lends an extremely fine and delicate texture to the landscape composition which should be used to full effect. This is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and can be pruned at anytime. It has no significant negative characteristics. Mojo Dwarf Mock Orange is recommended for the following landscape applications; Accent Mass Planting General Garden Use
Planting & Growing
Mojo Dwarf Mock Orange will grow to be about 24 inches tall at maturity, with a spread of 3 feet. It has a low canopy. It grows at a slow rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for 40 years or more. This shrub does best in full sun to partial shade. It does best in average to evenly moist conditions, but will not tolerate standing water. It is not particular as to soil type or pH, and is able to handle environmental salt. It is somewhat tolerant of urban pollution. This is a selected variety of a species not originally from North America.