A shrub to 4m with smooth red-brown or grey bark and yellow rod shaped flowers from May to July. This is widespread in tropical Australia; Western Australia, Northern Territory and Queensland.
A large fast growing tree flowering from April to August and glossy green leaves on upper and paler beneath, distributed from Newscastle, New South Wales to Bundaberg, Queensland, then in scattered populations until becoming more common in the wet tropics of northern Queensland. This species is grown in plantations for timber and timber products and also valuable to apiculture, can also be used as large specimen planting in estates, parks etc.
A slow growing tree to 15m, often less in the southern states, with glossy dark green leaves with pale undersides. Flowers are cream to orange-yellow and borne on short clusters in January to February.
An erect or spreading shrub to 12m with yellow rod shaped flowers from late Winter to Spring and finely corrugated or fissured bark at the base.
A medium sized tree to 25m with a branching canopy, persisitant fibrous grey bark on lower trunk and large branches, and pink-orange outer branches in late Spring to Summer with new bark appearing cream. The leaves are glossy green and a food source for koalas, this species is distributed throughout central, eastern and south-eastern Queensland.
A slender upright, often straggly shrub in the pea family which is found in all Australian states. Foliage is a beautiful blue-green colour and bright pink to purple flowers from mid September to November. A frost hardy and drought tolerant shrub which is suitable for revegetation projects and also as an ornamental garden specimen.
A hardy, usually erect shrub to 3m with greyish triangular phyllodes (leaves) with sharp pointed tips and bright yellow ball shaped flowers occur from late Winter to Spring. It is a very attractive plant with both flowers and foliage a feature. This wattle is very tolerant to a wide range of conditions and soils so useful in many situations. Acacia cultricormis has a distribution throughout Woodland and Malee areas in south east Queensland and New South Wales, it has also naturalised in coastal areas in central and north coast New South Wales.
A tree native to north west Australia, 8-15m in height with rough, thick, fibrous to tessellated brown-grey bark, large leaves and gumnuts. It is very popular as an ornamental as it is has beautiful flowers which are usually red but can be shades of pink in Summer and Autumn but flowers can be present at other times.
An erect shrub to 3m, usually found in dry or wet sclerophyll forest on sandy or well draining soil and usually found in north east Queensland, south east Queensland and southwards to eastern Victoria. Flowers occur Winter to Spring and male and female flowers appear on separate plants. The male flowers are greenish yellow and female are green with red tips, these are then followed by interesting 3 winged papery fruit.
We have some freshly picked Liriope gigantea (Giant Lilytuf) seeds in stock now @ $59.50/1000sds so if you are looking for this get in quick as this will be it until next years harvest!
Liriope gigantea is a dense clumping plant with glossy dark green strappy grass-like leaves which grow from 60cm to 1m long with purple flowers in late Summer to Autumn which stand above the foliage and then followed by near black berry-like fruit.. Best results in part shade and look great mass planted, as border and filler plants.