Genus of 68 species of evergreen shrubs and small trees found in tropical and subtropical regions, but primarily in Australia, where they grow in dry, open forest, thickets and scrub.

Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    Shrubs and small trees.
  • Tall Shrub
  • Will grow outside in milder locations
    This could include plants which would survive happily in a greenhouse or conservatory if not in a mild location. If you have a sheltered spot in your garden then it may do well here.
    - if growing in greenhouse use loam based compost - full light
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Grown for the foliage. Leaves are dotted with glands and are scattered along the stems.
    Pests & Diseases
    Red spider mites in greenhouse conditions.
    Place of origin
  • Hardiness
    Frost hardy (down to -5)
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil

Buy Varieties of DODONEA

DODONEA viscosa 'Purpurea'

DODONEA viscosa 'Purpurea'

Hop bush

oblong crinkled leaves with a purplish appearance

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