'Purpurea' cultivar is very popular, with its bronzy green leaves that turn purple. The willow-like leaves up to 4 inches long grow on upright stems. Can be trained with a central leader into a tree. Withstands any soil, wind, ocean breezes, or dry heat. Also does well with water.
Attributes - Dodonaea viscosa
Plant Type: Shrub
Height: 10 ft. to 15 ft.
Width: 15 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun
Climate: Zones 8, 9, 10, 11
Notes: Thrives in Acid Soil, Alkaline Soil, Dry Climates, Hot Climates, Wet Soil. Container Plants, Drought Tolerant, Low Maintenance.