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Dodonaea viscosa Purpurea

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Wantirna
C5, A8, Indoor
C4
A10
C3, Specials
A4, A11
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Wantirna
C5, A8, Indoor
Size: 14cm
Available: 20
$/Unit (EX GST): $6.04 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $6.64 inc GST
C4
Size: 14cm
Available: 16
$/Unit (EX GST): $5.78 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $6.35 inc GST
A10
Size: 20cm
Available: 24
$/Unit (EX GST): $8.92 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $9.82 inc GST
C3, Specials
Size: 20cm
Available: 27
$/Unit (EX GST): $9.76 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $10.74 inc GST
A4, A11
Size: 25cm
Available: 9
$/Unit (EX GST): $28.35 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $31.18 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Dodonaea viscosa Purpurea Purple Wedge Leaf Hop Bush, Sticky Hop Bush, Hopbush,

Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Hedging / Screening, Shrubs Shrub Like, Upright

Description:
Dodonaea viscosa purpurea is an attractive large shrub with burgundy, leathery foliage and small ornamental seed pods occurring in summer. Fast growing, creates an attractive screen or hedge or as a highlight in the garden. A useful plant for windy sites, erosion control, and second line coastal conditions. Grows approx 3m high x 2m wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
2-4m 2-4m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Any, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Coastal Garden, Hedging / Screening, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Wind Break

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free, Scale

Cultural Notes: Dodonaea viscosa Purpurea is generally trouble free and will tolerate most well drained soils. It may be susceptible to scale - use White Oil to eradicate. Apply a low phosphorus slow release fertiliser when planting and mulch around the base to retain moisture. Trim to maintain density or to shape, as required.

Plant Care
Liquid feed, Low phosphorus slow release fertiliser

Family Name: Origin:
Sapindaceae Australia

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Burgundy
Flower Colour: Insignificant
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Summer
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Fast
Maintenance Level: Medium
Water Usage: Low
Drought: High
Frost: Moderate
Wind: High
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