Native Plants Queensland
Townsville Branch
           PO Box 363 Aitkenvale Qld 4814





Dodonaea viscosa ssp. burmanniana



Form and Size: A variable, spreading shrub, 1-6m high, with numerous forms
Occurs throughout all states, and some of the forms will probably be described as separate species in the future

 Distribution: This description relates to a form found in coastal areas of north-eastern Qld. and north-eastern N.S.W

Oval or sometimes egg-shaped, smooth, margins irregularly wavy, 7-13cm x 2-4cm

Male and female on separate plants, or bisexual, in terminal clusters

Flowering Period:
August to November

Capsules, 2-3 winged, yellow, light brown, dark reddish-brown or pink maturing to purple, about 2.3cm x 2.5cm

Cultivation/Notes: Propagate from treated seed or cuttings
Found on sandy soils or dunes near the coast in partial or full sun
Will form a dense shrub