Groundcovers, Climbers, Creepers

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Pond, Greywater and Swamp Plants

Small Shrubs (under 1 metre)

Large Shrubs (1-3 metres)

Small Trees (up to 10 metres)

Large Trees (over 10 metres)

 NB. Some of these plants may not currently be in stock. Please check the 'Stock List' under the Nursery drop-down menu. LARGE TREES
Acacia dealbata
(Silver Wattle)


6-30 m x 5-10 m

Fast growing open tree. Greyish foliage, yellow flower balls.

Easily grown, prefers deep moist soil. Tolerant of moderate frosts. Full sun, semi-shade.

A useful tee for erosion control.
Acacia implexa
(Lightwood)


5-15 m x 4-7 m

Fast growing tree. Perfumed cream ball-shaped flowerheads.

Adaptable plant tolerating both moist or dry, well drained clay soil. Full sun, semi-shade.

An attractive, long-lived screen or shade tree. Useful for erosion control.
Acacia mearnsii
(Black Wattle)


8-20 m x 6-10 m

Very fast growing open spreading tree.Dark green foliage. Strongly scented ball-shaped flowerheads.

Prefers well drained soils. Full sun to full shade.

Can be short-lived and subject to borer attack.
Acacia melanoxylon
(Blackwood)

5-30 m x 4-15

Fast growing upright tree. Variable forms. Cream ball-shaped flowerheads.

Prefers deep moist soil but tolerates dryness once established. Tolerant of heavy frost. Full sun, semi-shade.

A long-lived tree providing good screening and shade. 



Eucalyptus camaldulensis
(Red River Gum)


12-50 m x 15-35 m

Large, open spreading tree, white flowers.

Damp alluvial soils. Tolerates both very dry periods and inundation once established. Full sun.



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Eucalyptus cephalocarpa
(Silver-leaf Stringbark)


8-20 m x 5-15 m

Medium tree, silver foliage. 

Moist soils, withstanding periods of inundation. Full sun, semi-shade.

A valuable honey tree.
Eucalyptus cypellocarpa
(Mountain Grey Gum)


10-65 m x 12-30 m

Upright tree with dense canopy, white flowers.

Prefers deep moist soil however it is adaptable to most conditions. Full sun, semi-shade.
Eucalyptus goniocalyx
(Long-leaf Box)


8-15 m x 6-15 m

Fast growing tree with a crooked trunk. Long leaves.

Tolerates dry and poor soils. Full sun, semi-shade.
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Eucalyptus macrorhyncha
(Red Stringybark)


10-35 m x 10-20 m

Tall, straight tree. Diamond-shaped buds and profuse flowers.

Prefers well drained clay loam soil but also grows on poor shallow soils. Does not tolerate wet soils. Full sun, semi-shade.

Produces excellent honey.
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Eucalyptus melliodora
(Yellow Box)


10-30 m x 8-25 m

Large tree, light brown bark.

Well drained loams and alluvial soils. Full sun, semi-shade.

Attractive tree. Highly regarded for timber and honey.
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Eucalyptus obliqua
(Messmate)


10-90 m x 6-35 m

Tall upright tree with dense canopy, white flowers.

Moist well drained soils, tolerating short dry periods. Full sun, semi-shade.

Important for its honey and hardwood.
Eucalyptus ovata
(Swamp Gum)


8-25 m x 8-20 m

Medium spreading tree.

Poor, moist soils, tolerating inundation during winter and dry summers. Full sun, semi-shade.

Long strips of bark are shed in summer and autumn.



Eucalyptus polyanthemos
(Red Box)


7-25 m x 5-15 m

An ornamental tree with attractive blue-grey foliage and white or cream flowers.

Requires good drainage tolerating poor stony soils. Full sun, semi-shade.



Eucalyptus radiata
(Narrow Leaf Peppermint)

10-30 m x 6-20 m

Attractive low branching tree.

Well drained soils. Full sun, semi-shade.

This graceful upright tree provides shade and shelter.


Eucalyptus regnans
(Mountain Ash)


25-95 m x 15-30 m

Tall tree with shedding bark.

Deep rich loams which are moist and well drained. Full sun.
Eucalyptus viminalis
(Manna Gum)


10-50 m x 8-15 m

Straight tree, ribbon bark.

Well drained soils, tolerating extended dry periods. Full sun, semi-shade.
 
Eucalyptus yarraensis
(Yarra Gum)


10-15 m x 5-10 m

Short trunk with dense spreading crown.

Tolerates heavy soil and limited inundation. Full sun, semi-shade.

Makes a good shade and windbreak tree. Rare in Victoria.
Myrsine howittiana
(Muttonwood)
Synonym: Rapanea howittiana


3-10 m x 2-4 m

Medium tree, dark green leaves. Small cream to greenish flowers. Round vivid blue to violet fruit. 

Moist well drained soil. Semi-shade to full shade.

A useful screening plant for a shaded area. Water during dry periods.