Dodonaea viscosa

1 Hop Bush at Deakin, ACT

Dodonaea viscosa at Deakin, ACT - 3 Nov 2020
Dodonaea viscosa at Deakin, ACT - 3 Nov 2020
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Identification history

Dodonaea viscosa 22 Nov 2020 MichaelMulvaney
Dodonaea viscosa 3 Nov 2020 JackyF

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Around 15 Dodonaeas in this area, but this small one had the reddest flowers.

14 comments

mcosgrove wrote:
   11 Nov 2020
They look like flowers - but they're the fruit! The flowers are small and inconspicuous, easy to miss.
JackyF wrote:
   11 Nov 2020
Yes sorry
mcosgrove wrote:
   12 Nov 2020
Nothing at all to be sorry about - it confused me for years too!
mcosgrove wrote:
   12 Nov 2020
Nothing at all to be sorry about - it confused me for years too!
mcosgrove wrote:
   12 Nov 2020
There's nothing at all to be sorry about - it confused me for years too because they do look like flowers.
mcosgrove wrote:
   12 Nov 2020
Hi Jacky, nothing at all to be sorry about - it confused me for years too because they do look like flowers.
mcosgrove wrote:
   12 Nov 2020
Hi Jacky, nothing at all to be sorry about - it confused me for years too because they do look like flowers.
mcosgrove wrote:
   12 Nov 2020
Hi Jacky, nothing at all to be sorry about - it confused me for years too because they do look like flowers.
mcosgrove wrote:
   12 Nov 2020
Hi Jacky, nothing at all to be sorry about - it confused me for years too because they do look like flowers.
mcosgrove wrote:
   12 Nov 2020
Hi Jacky, nothing at all to be sorry about - it confused me for years too because they do look like flowers.
mcosgrove wrote:
   12 Nov 2020
Hi Jacky, nothing at all to be sorry about - it confused me for years too because they really do look like flowers.
mcosgrove wrote:
   12 Nov 2020
Hi Jacky, it confused me for years too because they really do look like flowers.
mcosgrove wrote:
   12 Nov 2020
Hi Jacky, it confused me for years too because they really do look like flowers.
   12 Nov 2020
Hi Meredith
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Location information

Sighting information

  • 15 Abundance
  • 3 Nov 2020 07:12 PM Recorded on
  • JackyF Recorded by

Additional information

  • 1 metre to 5 metres Plant height
  • True In flower

Species information

  • Dodonaea viscosa Scientific name
  • Hop Bush Common name
  • Not Sensitive
  • Local native
  • Non-Invasive
  • Up to 1391.78m Recorded at altitude
  • Machine learning
  • In flower

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  • Confirmed by an expert moderator
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