Please note: The project is aimed at revegetating the understorey, therefore only 10% of your order may be made up of medium/tall shrubs eg. In a box of 20 plants only 2 of the plants may be shrub species. Except in Mallee Plains 25% medium/tall shrubs is allowed.
Common name: Sticky hop bush
Description: Upright shrub with green leaves which are brighter when fresh. Inconspicuous flowers in spring. Fruit is bright reddish green to brown and very showy for a few weeks.
Growing and distribution: Occurring with 400mmm plus rainfall. Adapted to most soil types. Grows in open and shady sites.
Beneficial attributes: Caterpillar and nectar food plant.
Specific location issues: rain>425.
Note: Plant suitable in Mallee plains Grassy woodlands (<450-500mm rainfall) with good care.