Roystonea regia $69.50/1000 seeds
Common Name: Cuban Royal Palm
A tropical/subtropical evergreen native to Mexico, Caribbean and southern Florida. Grows 20 to 30 m tall with a single trunk about 45 cm diameter, grey with a green crownshaft. Leaves are up to 4 m long. White flowers are followed by green fruit which turn red then purple as it matures. Seeds are dispersed after the fruit is eaten by birds and bats.
Samanea saman $9.00/25 g, $175.00/kg
Common Name: Monkeypod Tree
Native to tropical South America. Grows to 25 m with a wide canopy up to 40 m. Small green leaves fold closed in rain and in the evening. Flowers are white on the bottom with pink ends. A long living tree, one specimen is known to be over 200 years old.
Grevillea robusta $10.00/25 g, $275.00/kg
Common Name: Silky Oak
Native to eastern coastal Australia. A fast growing evergreen up to 40 m tall. Flowers are arranged to one side like a toothbrush, yellow/orange from September to November. Timber is used in furniture and cabinetry. Prefers full sun in warm climates. Young trees need protection from frost.
Lysiphyllum gilvum syn Bauhinia gilvum $12.00/25 g, $295.00/kg
Common Name: Bean Tree
Native to New South Wales and South Australia. Bushy small tree to 6 m tall. Fl
owers occur through spring and summer and vary in colour between plants from white to pink to red. In its natural habitat it grows along creek lines.