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Fruiting Native Apricot compliments of trevorsbirding comBotanical Name: Pittosporum phylliraeoides

This drought hardy tree has a weeping appearance with long and slender leaves to 10cm. The fruit changes from green to yellow/orange when ripe splits open with red sticky seeds. Traditional medicinal uses: An infusion of the seeds, fruit pulp, leaves or wood was ingested for the relief of pain and cramps. Decoction of the fruits was drunk and applied for eczema. Bush medicine, for colds, cramps, itching. Seeds ground for flour. it is wise to be careful when harvesting Gumbi Gumbi leaves as some of the varieties are toxic and only a few have a good, aromatic taste and are beneficial.

Other Names: Native Apricot, Weeping Pittosoporum, Native Willow
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Plant Information or Specifications

Preferred Climate

Warm Temperate, Cool Temperate
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Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions)


Plants required to Pollinate

1 (Self Pollinating)
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Can it Handle Frosts?


Amount of leaves in Winter?

All Leaves (Evergreen)

Water Requirements

Drought Hardy (Little Watering)

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest

4-5 Years

Sun or Shade

Full (Sun:80%-100%)

Preferred Soil Type

Perfect Drainage (Sand/Volcanic)

Soil pH

Neutral (6.6-7.3pH)

Fruiting/Harvest Months

April, May, June


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