Dodonaea angustifolia

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AVERAGE SIZE (H) x (W): 5m x 4m
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This fast-growing, drought-resistant shrub makes a good hedge or screening plant. Its bark is dark grey and its drooping leaves are shiny and covered in a resinous substance. It bears small yellow flowers which are followed by decorative clusters of singed greenis-red fruits.

ECOLOGICAL BENEFITS:
This plant is used extensively to control soil erosion.

MAINTENANCE:
Low maintenance.

WATER REQUIREMENTS:
Water moderately.

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LANDSCAPING USES:
Useful to stabilise sand dunes and to control erosion. An excellent screening plant or windbreak.

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