Uses: Ornamental plant, suitable for coastal locations. Can be used as a background shrub in mixed plantings, or on coastal verges and wide median strips as a wind-break and soil control.
Requires moderately good drainage. Prune to promote bushier growth.
Food source and habitat refuge for small birds, lizards and small mammals.
Note: Fire retardant plant as per SA Country Fire Service, contact for further information.
Cultural use: Small red berries eaten raw by in indigenous peoples and used by children as face paint.
:EP: Eyre Peninsula
:YP: Yorke Peninsula
:SL: Southern Lofty
:KI: Kangaroo Island
:SE: South Eastern
For detail on these regions refer to the user guide.