NEW LINE! Monstera deliciosa Tauerii $179.00/1000 seeds
Common Name: Swiss Cheese Plant
Similar to Monstera deliciosa however seeds are less perishable and store longer, better germination and the leaf holes develop earlier. Growing to 2 m, ideal for shady gardens or containers indoors. Prefers filtered light.
Harpulia pendula $159/1000 seeds
Common Name: Tulipwood
A small/medium tree, native to Australia. Forms a compact, dense canopy with pannicles of green/yellow flowers appearing November to January. Bright orange fruit appear August to October, containing shiny black/brown seeds. Used as an ornamental garden tree and street plantings. Fine grained, heavy timber is used for cabinetry and turning.
Asparagus meyerii $150.00/1000 seeds
Common Name: Asparagus Fern, Basket Fern
Native to southern Africa, a compact, clumping evergreen with needle-like leaves growing 60 to 80 cm high. Not frost tolerant. Suitable for coastal gardens in subtropical and tropical climates in hanging baskets, containers or as a groundcover in gardens. Drought resistant, low maintenance, prefers full sun to part shade.
Eucalyptus sideroxylon $15/25 grams, $330/kg
Corymbia ficifolia $27.50/25 grams
Eucalyptus phoenicea $24.50/25 grams
Eucalyptus ptychocarpa $16/25 grams, $375/kg
Eucalyptus macrocarpa $39.50/25 grams
Eucalyptus erythrocorys $12/25 grams, $320/kg
Eucalyptus caesia $15/25 grams, $325/kg
Corymbia eximia $17/25 grams
Kilogram price applies to orders 250 grams and over. Prices exclude gst and postage.
Austromyrtis dulcis $83.50/1000 seeds – available from fresh collection
Common Name: Midgen Berry, Midyim
Spreading shrub/small tree to 2 m. Native to coastal eastern Australia from Valla, New South Wales to Fraser Island, Queensland. Dark, glossy green leaves with hairy underside. White flowers appear spring/summer, followed by fruit. Fruit are white with blue/black spots and are edible, aromatic with a sweet gingery taste.
Fraxinus griffithii $10.00/25 g, $195.00/kg – coming up for fresh harvest
Common Name: Himalayan Ash
Native to south-east Asia and India. An evergreen small/medium tree growing to 10 m. Grows well in warmer areas of eastern Australia, used as a street tree or garden ornamental as it is drought tolerant and fast growing. The leaves are glossy green with silver/hairy underside. White flower panicles appear in spring.
Brachychiton bidwillii, $110.00/1000 seeds
Common Name: Little Kurrajong
Native to tropical eastern Australia, a small deciduous tree growing 4 to 5 m with a spread of up to 4 m. Flowers spring through summer while tree is leafless. Flowers are pink to red and vary in size depending on regionality. Drought tolerant and frost tolerant.
Brachychiton australis, $15.00/25 g, $295.00/kg
Common Name: Broad-Leaved Bottle Tree
Native to eastern Australia growing to 5 m. Deciduous, leafless from June to August when white scented flowers appear. The characteristic bulbous trunk tapering towards the top of the tree is where the ‘bottle’ tree name comes from. Once established they are very drought resistant. Suitable for parks, gardens and containers with a non-invasive root system.
Alpinia caerulea Red Back, $125.00/1000 seeds
Common Name: Atherton Native Ginger
A variety of Alpinia caerulea, the broad green leaves have a red underside. Grows to about 2 m tall, 1 m wide. Prefers light to full shade and grows well indoors, with fragrant white flowers late spring to early summer, followed by blue berries.
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Acacia simsii $9.00/25 g, $210.00/kg
Common Name: Sims Wattle
Native to Northern Territory and Queensland. A shrub growing 1 to 4 m with a scraggly habit, usually found along roadsides. Fine green leaves and bright yellow ball shaped flowers appearing January to March.
Tabebuia chrysotricha $59.00/1000 seeds
Common Name: Golden Trumpet Tree
Native to Brazil, growing 5 to 8 m with a canopy spread 8 to 10 m. Semi-deciduous in late spring. A showy display of yellow flowers appears in spring, attracting nectar-feeding birds. Used for street or garden plantings in tropical and subtropical climates. Prefers a sheltered sunny position.
Pongamia pinnata $11.00/25 g, $225.00/kg
Common Name: Pongame Oil Tree
Native to tropical temperate Asia, a legume growing 15 to 25 m with a large leafy canopy. Fragrant flower clusters of white/purple/pink shades appear throughout the year. Seed oil is being explored as a biodiesel fuel. Used for street plantings and gardens, is deep rooted and drought tolerant.
Nitraria billardierei $12.00/25 g, $325.00/kg
Common Name: Nitre Bush
Native to Australia, primarily grows in saline soils of inland, coastal and disturbed/overgrazed areas. White flowers appear in spring followed by fruit from yellow to red to purple in colour. The edible fruit have a flavour of salty grapes and can be stored dried or made into preserve. A traditional food source for indigenous Australians. A low spreading shrub suitable to revegetation and erosion control.
Zamia furfuracea $93.50/1000 seeds
Common Name: Cardboard Cycad
Native to Mexico, grows up to 1.5 m high and 2 m wide. The trunk is short and often subterranean. Leaves are very rigid, sightly furry and grow in a circular crown, erect in full sun, horizontal in shade. Prefers moist, well-drained soil, full sun to part shade, does not like the cold. In warmer climates it can grow well in containers and as houseplants. A low maintenance ornamental species for the garden.
Schefflera arboricola ‘Caroline’ $47.50/1000 seeds - Replacing Schefflera arboricola ‘Pitman Pride’
Seed of Schefflera arboricola ‘Pitman Pride’ is no longer available so we are now offering Schefflera arboricola ‘Caroline’, another dwarf variety. A single or multi-trunked plant growing up to 2 m. Low maintenance, indoors or outdoors in warm climates, prefers a bright position but not direct sunlight. Leaflets are arranged in an ‘umbrella’ shape, red flowers on long stems are followed by berries that attract birds and insects.