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Identification of plant requested

Currently flowering - dark purple flowers on large shrub about 8 feet tall.

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  • BorderlineBorderline Posts: 4,632
    It’s a Pittosporum Tenuifolium shrub. Those flowers should be scented. 
  • Thank you for your feedback - photos on the internet show you are exactly right!
  • Papi JoPapi Jo Brittany, France Posts: 3,449
    Hi @lesley.frampton My P. tenuifolium are in full bloom at the moment. Actually, it takes a few years after planting until they flower (depending on the species/cultivar too). They have an interesting scent, but somewhat elusive, it depends on the time of day, aspect (sun or shade). Here's a pic taken a few weeks ago.

    You are invited to a virtual visit of my garden (in English or in French).
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