Genus Species: Dodonaea viscosa
Common / Product Name: Mr Green Sheen
Habit: MEDIUM SHRUB (MS)
Height x Width: 2 – 2.5m x 2 – 2.5m
Pruning: Light annually
Frost Tolerance: High
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Medium / Well Drained
Coastal Tolerance: Medium
Drought Tolerance: High
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Late Spring
Flower Colour: Rust
Irrigation: Low water requirements once established, easily adaptable to coastal conditions.
Lower Temperatures: Tolerates frosts once established and temperatures as low as -7°C for short periods.
Upper Temperatures: Tolerates temperatures to the mid 40’s°C over the summer months.
Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.