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Corymbia ficifolia

  • Acacia holosericea - Candelabra Wattle / Silky Wattle / Silver Leaved Wattle / Soapbush Wattle 

    A spreading shrub to 4m with yellow rod shaped flowers in Winter followed by masses of twisted seed pods which persist and feature even after the seed has dropped.  This wattle has a beautiful grey-green foliage and appearing to have a velvety texture from the white appressed hairs on each leaf.  This species occurs and is distributed in Queensland, Northern Territory and northern Western Australia.  It is a particularly usefule specimen, not only for its appearance but for rehabilitation projects as it is quick growing.

    Corymbia ficifolia syn Eucalyptus ficifolia - Red Flowering Gum

    A tree which may reach 10m but very often smaller with dark glossy green leaves and rough persistant brown to grey-brown bark.  This species is widely grown for its spectacular red flowers (although there can be some variation in colour, sometimes bright red to orange-pink) which are highly ornamental and also important to bees and birds.

    Lomandra longifolia - Spiny-Head Mat Rush / Basketgrass

    An Australian native perennial rhizomatous herb with glossy green strappy leaves and these are usually longer than the flower stalk - which is usually half the length. Flowers are scented, cream coloured and occur in Spring and Summer.  This is a low maintenance plant - very tolerant to drought, pest and diseases and one of the best choices for riverbank stabilisation.

  • NEWSFLASH JUNE 2017

    Xanthostemon chrysanthes JC 3a  Xanthostemon chrysanthus

      Golden Penda

      This is currently in heavy flower amongst gardens and street trees in Brisbane with seed     expected to be available in September to November.

      This is a brilliant specimen tree!

      Please place your orders at the special price of $15/25g & $375/kg.

     

     

    Corymbia ficifolia Euc ficifolia 1

    Red Flowering Gum

    Fresh seed expected in the next month, please place your orders for this beautiful Australian native, which is sure to add interest to gardens.

    Seed and chaff priced at $27.50/25g and pure seed $63.50/25g.