Fast growing dense spreading shrub. Silver-grey foliage.
Seperate male and female flowers on different plants. Male flowers a redish-purple cluster on the end of stems. Female flowers cream.
Leaves are a traditional food source and seasoning for the wadawurrung
Height x Width: 1-2m x 2-3m
Conditions: Well drained sandy soil coastline. Seen also inland in well drained soils in coastal gardens. Full sun to semi shade.
Flowers: Oct - Jan