Pisonia umbellifera 'Variegata'
BIRD LIME TREE, PARA PARA
Nyctaginaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen tree or shrub

Hardiness zones: 9-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to dappled light

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline
15m
Plant habit
 
5m

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Pruning: Retain only one main trunk for a tree or tip prune regularly from a young age for a shrub.

 
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Pisonia umbellifera 'Variegata'
BIRD LIME TREE, PARA PARA
Nyctaginaceae

 

  Plant type: evergreen tree or shrub

Hardiness zones: 9-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to dappled light

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline
15m
Plant habit
 
5m

FEATURES

Flowers: yellow or pink

Flowering Time: Any time of the year

Leaves: variegated cream & grey-green

Ornamental Fruit: sticky


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits oriental, coastal & bush designs

Uses: informal screen, large planter, accents, indoors, shade tree, windbreak

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average

Animals: bird attracting






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