Dodonaea viscosa var purpurea
50 viable seeds per gram:
Also Known as: Purple Akeake
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Height - 6m
Dodonaea viscosa var purpurea (NZ Native)
A native New Zealand shrub or small tree with spreading, ascending branches, purple foliage and cream to red flower clusters in summer. Naturally occuring in coastal and lowland forests. Akeake provides good shelter, is hardy and tolerates exposed conditions. A great choice for low hedging. Sensitive to frost when young.
Packet of 100 seeds $19.80
25 grams $76.90
250 grams $650.40
How to Grow
Recommended pre germination seed treatment:
Seed germinates without pre treatment. 4 weeks cold stratification will help speed up and even out germination time. (For details refer to Propagation Information tab at top of the page )