Purple Hop Bush - Dodonaea Viscosa Purpurea

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An evergreen shrub with attractive, long narrow purple-bronze leaves and small red flowers followed by papery capsules in the spring and summer.


It makes an attractive hedge or screen, and can also be used as an ornamental. The purple hop bush is a fast growing shrub which will bring a splash of colour to any garden.

Common Name: Purple Hop Bush Botanical Name: Dodonaea viscosa Purpurea Plant size: Approx 15 - 20cm Pot size: 50mm pot. Max growth: Approx high and 2 - 3m wide. Maintenance: Regular tip pruning will promote growth and a bushy habit. It tolerates Drought, coastal salt and is mildly frost resistant. Planting: Likes a well drained soil and will tolerate dry conditions.


Climate Zone

  • Arid
  • Cool
  • Subtropical
  • Temperate
  • Tropical

Flowers

  • Bird attracting

Garden Style

  • Native Garden

Growth Rate

  • Fast

Hedging

  • Border Hedge
  • Privacy Screen
  • Tall Hedge
  • Wind break

Plant Spacing

  • 80cm - 1m

Plant Type

  • Evergreen
  • Foliage Plants
  • Large Shrubs

Position

  • Full Sun
  • Semi Shade

Uses

  • Container Plants
  • Edge planting


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