General plants

DESERT ROSE

Adenium obesum

Prices

Small $10
Medium $25
Large $50+

height

Approx 2m

Description

Colourful, flowering plants, stem and root swells to retain water

Conditions

Tropical conditions, Full-sun, rich, well- drained soil

AGAVE

Agave attenuata

Prices

Small $10
Medium $15
Large $25+

height

Approx 1m high

Description

Bold, architectural plants. Produces a tall stem and bears a large number of tubular flowers.

Conditions

Full-sun position, sandy soil. Good for rockeries.

GREVILLEA

Grevillea Yamba Sunshine

Prices

Small $15
Medium $25
Large $40

height

Up to 4m

Description

Large native shrub/small tree. Soft yellow flowers, loved by birds, especially lorikeets. Soft ferny foliage.

Conditions

Plant in a full sun location for maximum flowering. Prefers free draining soil. Tolerates light shade.

BABY SUNROSE

Aptenia cordifolia

Prices

All sizes $6

height

Approx 5cm

Description

Succulent with red to pink flowers. Ideal for ground cover and draping over rocks. Control growth to prevent spreading.

Conditions

Full sun, well-drained soil, tolerates hot conditions.

Chinese Evergreens

Aglaonema

Prices

Small $15
Medium $25

height

Approx 60cm high

Description

A crown of wide leaf blades which are often variegated with silver and green coloration. Considered lucky in Asia.

Conditions

Warm position, indoors, avoid direct light, keep moist.

ALOE VERA

Aloe Vera

Prices

Small $5
Medium $10
Large $15+

height

Approx 60 cm high

Description

A stemless succulent plant, spreading by offsets. The leaves are thick and fleshy, green to grey-green.

Conditions

Full-sun to part-shade. Require minimal water.

Cardamom Ginger

Alpinia calcarata

Prices

All sizes $15

height

Up to 2m high

Description

Edible, attractive and fragrant. Does not produce seed pods but can be used in cooking.

Conditions

Part-shade, well-drained soil, avoid direct sun.

SHELL GINGER

Alpinia zerumbet

Prices

All sizes $15

height

Up to 3m high

Description

Commonly known as shell ginger. Delicate flowers resembling white sea shells, attractive foliage, good for screening.

Conditions

Full-sun to partial shade, well-drained soil, drought tolerant once established.

BACKSCRATCHER GINGER

Tapeinochilus annassae

Prices

All sizes $15

height

Up to 2m

Description

Clumping plant with twisted stems and a cluster of red, long-lasting flowers.

Conditions

Part-shade, well-drained soil, avoid direct sun.

Native Rosella

Hibiscus heterophyllus

Prices

Small $15
Medium $25
Large $35

height

Approx 3-6m

Description

Tall, fast-growing shrub with prickly branches. Yellow, pink and white flowers.

Conditions

Needs well-drained soil and pruning to keep bushy shape.

LITTLE MAROON

Alternanthera

Prices

All sizes $8

height

10cm, 40cm spread

Description

Tidy, compact, low maintenance border and ground cover. Maroon leaves which provide low growing colour.

Conditions

Drought tolerant, full-sun to part-shade.

Flamingo Flower

Anthurium

Prices

All sizes $15

height

Approx 40-50 cm high

Description

An ideal indoor/shady garden plant. Produces an attractive ornamental flower. Variegated, eye-catching leaves.

Conditions

Warm, sun-light filtered position, water well in warm weather

Bird’s Nest

Asplenium

Prices

Small $15
Medium $25
Large $40

height

Approx 1m high

Description

Grow in a tight, nest-like clump with a crinkly leaf and are usually epiphytic, growing in trees.

Conditions

Medium to low indirect light. Can be used in rockeries, on trees or indoors. Prefer to be kept moist.

Bromeliads

Bromeliaceae

Prices

Small $10
Medium $20
Large $30+

height

Approx 1m high

Description

Come in a variety of sizes, shapes and foliage colours. One of our most common fruits, the pineapple, is actually a bromeliad.

Conditions

Full-sun to part-shade, grow well in pots, keep moist.

Cousin It

Casuarina

Prices

All sizes $12

height

Approx 30 cm

Description

Australian native. Tough ground cover. Mid to dark green leafless stems. Suitable for spreading over rocks or unwanted objects.

Conditions

Hardy and adaptable for most soil types. Prefers full-sun.

Lily of the Nile

Agapanthus

Prices

All sizes $10

height

Approx 1m

Description

long, fleshy leaves that form dense clumps of evergreen foliage. Tall stems bear flowers, in shades of blue, purple or white.

Conditions

Hot, sunny position with limited water.

Crotons

Codiaeum variegatum

Prices

Small $8
Medium $15
Large $25

height

Approx 1m

Description

Commonly used in landscaping to add colour Conditions: Hardy, brighter colour in full sun, outdoor or indoor

Elephant Ears

Colocasia

Prices

Small $15
Medium $25
Large $40

height

Approx up to 3m

Description

Large, heart-shaped leaves, fast-growing, good tropical screening

Conditions

Fertilse, well-drained soil, trim when necessary, can be used in pots

Cordyline (purple)

Cordyline Fruticosa Rubra

Prices

All sizes $12

height

Approx 1m

Description

Commonly used in landscaping to add colour

Conditions

Hardy, brighter colour in full sun

Cordyline (black)

Cordyline Fruticosa Negra

Prices

All sizes $12

height

Approx 2-5m

Description

Dark green new leaves change to deep red-black as the plant grows. Lovely as a tropical feature plant or in containers. Ideal indoor plant.

Conditions

Full-sun to part-shade. Well-drained soil

Cordyline (Green) – Palm Lily

Cordyline petiolaris

Prices

All Sizes $12

height

Approx 1m

Description

An excellent container plant with palm like foliage. A native understory rainforest plant. Very hardy and attractive landscape specimen.

Conditions

Full-sun to part-shade. Well-drained soil

Marginata

Dracaena marginata

Prices

Small $15
Medium $25
Large $35

height

Approx 3-4m

Description

Slow-growing, decorative foliage, variegated leaves

Conditions

Full-sun or part-shade, well-drained soil, little water, can be grown indoors

Song of India

Dracaena reflexa

Prices

Small $15
Medium $25
Large $40

height

Approx 4-5m high

Description

Popular house plant, yellow-striped leaves, evergreen leaves and thick irregular stems. Small clusters of white flowers.

Conditions

Non-direct sun to shade, average watering needs, can be grown indoors.

Geisha Girl

Duranta erecta

Prices

Small $20
Medium $30
Large $50

height

Approx 3-4 m

Description

Multi-stemmed shrub with drooping branches. Orchid-like flowers, light purple in color. Berries can be poisonous to humans.

Conditions

Duranta plants prefer rich organic soil that is somewhat loamy and drains well.

Devil’s Ivy

Epipremnum aureum

Prices

Small $15
Medium $25
Large $40+

height

Approx up to 20m

Description

Climbing plant, heart-shaped leaves, aerial roots which adhere to surfaces

Conditions

Full-sun or part-shade, well-drained soil, little water, can be grown in pots

Gardenia

Gardenia magnifica

Prices

Small $15
Medium $25
Large $35

height

Approx 2m

Description

Large shiny dark green leaves and extra large, sweetly scented, white flowers.

Conditions

Part-shade to full-sun, well-drained soil, ideal for borders, pots and small hedges.

Native Gardenia

Atractocarpus Fitalanii

Prices

Small $15
Medium $25
Large $35

height

Approx 2m

Description

Evergreen tree with glossy foliage, white tubular flowers. Attractive scent. Sometimes called Yellow Mangosteen.

Conditions

Part-shade to full-sun, well-drained soil, suitable for pots.

Spider lily

Hymenocallis Littoralis

Prices

Small $10
Large $25

height

Up to 60cm high

Description

Large, white flowers that have a thin membrane connecting the filaments of the flower. Long strappy leaves, used often for borders.

Conditions

Full-sun to part-shade, well-drained soil, can be used in pots.

Liliturf

Liriope

Prices

Small $8
Medium $12

height

Up to 60cm high

Description

Grass-like flowering plants, often used in landscaping and popular for ground cover or edging.

Conditions

Full-sun to part-shade, well-drained soil.

Basket Grass

Lomandra

Prices

All sizes $15

height

Up to 60cm high

Description

A native grass. Leaves are glossy green, shiny, firm, flat. Heavy-smelling nectar on flowers can attract pollinating beetles

Conditions

Wide-range of soil, very high tolerant to dryness.

FLAX LILY

Dianella Caerulea

Prices

Small $8
Medium $12

height

Up to 70cm high

Description

Native grass with blue-green leaves and deep blue berries. Stems branch from the centre like a fan.

Conditions

Full-sun to part-shade, well-drained soil.

AUSTRALIAN FRANGIPANI

Hymenosporum

Prices

Small $10
Medium $20
Large $30+

height

Approx 10m
Width: 6m

Description

A large, evergreen shrub or bushy tree with rough bark and glossy leaves. Spectacular, long sprays of fragrant white flowers appear in summer.

Conditions

Prefers full-sun, moist, well-drained soil. Will flower within two years.

Selloum

Philodendron bipinnatifidum

Prices

Small $15
Medium $25
Large $40+

height

Approx up to 20m

Description

Climbing plant, aerial roots which adhere to surfaces, large leaves, deeply lobed

Conditions

Usually grown in full-sun but can tolerate shade

Red Wing

Philodendron tuxla

Prices

Small $15
Medium $25
Large $40+

height

Approx up to 5m

Description

Climbing plant, dark green glossy leaves, heart-shaped

Conditions

Medium to low light, well-drained soil, little water, can be grown in pots

Coleus

Plectranthus scutellarioides

Prices

Small $8
Medium $15

height

Approx 1m

Description

Variety of leaf sizes and shapes. Stunning mix of colours. Spiked flowers usually appear in summer

Conditions

Full-sun, well-drained soil, can be used in beds, borders or pots.

Rhoeo

Rhoeo spathacea

Prices

Small $5 (dwarf)
Large $10

height

Up to 45cm high

Description

Fast-growing ground cover, colour for landscaping, green with purple under-side

Conditions

Full-sun or part-shade, well-drained soil, drought tolerant

Peace Lily

Spathaphyllium

Prices

Small $15
Medium $25

height

Approx 1m

Description

White flowers emerge from the leaf stalk surrounded by a cupped white spathe.

Conditions

Indoor or shade-loving plants. During the summer, water and mist frequently.

Bird of Paradise

Strelitziaceae Reginae

Prices

Small $15
Medium $25

height

Up to 2m high

Description

Bears a unique flower that resembles a brightly colored bird in flight, giving it the common name.

Conditions

Full-sun to part-shade, well-drained soil, little water.

FIRECRACKER PLANT

Russelia Ruby Falls

Prices

Small $10
Medium $15

height

Approx 1m

Description

Vibrant vermilion-red tubular flowers on long slender stems. Eyecatching ground cover, basket plant, or site it to cascade down a bank or over a wall.

Conditions

Full-sun, free-draining soil, rich in organic matter.

White Bird of Paradise

Strelitziaceae Nicolai

Prices

Small $20
Medium $35
Large $50+

height

Approx 6m high

Description

Tropical large banana like leaves, excellent potted for bright light living rooms, decks, patios. Large plant with deep purple flowers featuring white centres

Conditions

Full-sun to part-shade, well-drained soil.

Purple Wandering

Tradescantia Pallida

Prices

All sizes $8

height

N/A

Description

Trailing vines for ground cover. Valued for the white, green, silver and purple foliage.

Conditions

Bright, in-direct light. Can be grown indoors or in hanging baskets. Keep soil slightly moist.

Yucca

Yucca Elephantipes

Prices

Small $15
Medium $25
Large $60

height

Approx 3m

Description

Evergreen, tough, sword-shaped leaves. Creamy-white flowers.

Conditions

Indoor or outdoor plant. Incredibly hardy, will tolerate most soil types.

Fusion White Calathea

Calathea Leitzei

Prices

All sizes $10

height

Approx 40cm

Description

A suitable indoor, feature plant. Green and white marbled leaves with purple undersides.

Conditions

Plant in a shaded to bright environment. Avoid direct sun. Keep soil moist.

Candle Ginger

Costus woodsonii

Prices

All sizes $15

height

Approx 3-4m

Description

An evergreen, perennial with spiralled stems. Tubular reddish-orange flowers that resemble candles.

Conditions

Full-sun or part-shade, well-drained soil, little water.

Blue Eyes

Evolvulus Sapphire

Prices

Small $8
Medium $12

height

Up to 30cm

Description

Ground cover plant smothered in blue flowers. Silvery-green foliage. Good in basketsor as a low hedge.

Conditions

Full-sun. Free draining soil. Prune after flowering. Prefers rich, moist soil, will tolerate dry.

BURRAWANG

Macrozamia Communis

Prices

Small $40
Medium $60
Large $120+

height

Approx 2m

Description

A widespread cycad on the mid-east coast of Australia. A decorative, easy care and very hardy plant. A good landscaping and garden specimen plant and will also do well in a large container.

Conditions

Sandy, loamy soil. Drought resistant. Partly shaded.

Cardboard Plant

Zamia Furfuracea

Prices

Small $30
Medium $50
Large $70+

height

Approx 40-50 cm high

Description

A very distinctive cycad with thick, felty leaves up to 1.2m long that emerge from the middle of the plant, forming a rosette.

Conditions

Moist, well-drained soil. They do well in full sun or shade, but not in constant deep shade.

Frangipani

Plumeria

Prices

Small $15
Medium $25
Large $40+

height

Approx 5m

Description

A flowering, deciduous shrub with a sweet, summery fragrance.

Conditions

Full-sun, little maintenance, well-drained soil, can be used in pots.

Century Plant

Agave Americana

Prices

Small $10
Medium $25
Large $40+

height

Approx 2m

Description

Bold, architectural plants. Produces a tall stem and yellow blossoms. Although it is called the century plant it can live up to 30 years.

Conditions

Full-sun position, sandy soil. Good for rockeries.

Malay Dwarf Variegated Bamboo

Bambusci heterostachya

Prices

Small $35
Medium $50

height

Approx 3-4m

Description

A beautiful, dense ornamental with cream striped leaves. One of the best hedging bamboos due to the thick bushy foliage.

Conditions

Full sun to part-shade, will tolerate a variety of soil types, plentiful watering.

Dark Green Bamboo

Gigantochloa Hitam Hijau

Prices

Small $35
Medium $50
Large $80+

height

Approx 5m

Description

Best used as a feature plant. Weeping culms provide good shade for other plants. Large leaves and lush foliage. Great in for a tight-clumping, tropical look.

Conditions

Full sun to part-shade, well-drained soil, plentiful watering.

Goldstripe Bamboo

Bambusa Multiplex

Prices

Small $35
Medium $50
Large $80+

height

Approx 5m

Description

One of the most popular small bamboo. Nice, upright, tight-clumping bamboo with gold striped culms. Great screening in small gardens.

Conditions

Can be used in pots, will tolerate a variety of soil types, plentiful watering.

Chinese Dwarf Bamboo

Shibataea Lancifolia

Prices

Small $25
Medium $40

height

Approx 1m

Description

A fantastic bamboo for planter boxes and pots. Long, thin, elongated leaves give it a good look. A running, spreading bamboo.

Conditions

Best in part-shade, will tolerate a variety of soil types, plentiful watering.

Square Bamboo

Chimonobambusa quadrangularis

Prices

Small $35
Medium $50
Large $80

height

Approx 5m

Description

A nice tidy upright running bamboo which makes a fantastic pot plant or suitable for a planter box.

Conditions

Full-sun, will tolerate a variety of soil types, plentiful watering.

Dwarf Green Stripe Bamboo

Pleioblastus viridistriatus

Prices

Small $25
Medium $40

height

Approx 0.5m

Description

An outstanding, low growing, running bamboo with golden green foliage. A great bamboo for pots and planters or used as ground cover.

Conditions

Full sun to part-shade, will tolerate a variety of soil types, plentiful watering.

Slender Weaver’s Bamboo

Bambusa Textilis Gracilis

Prices

Small $35
Medium $50
Large $80+

height

Approx 6-7m

Description

A beautiful tidy upright bamboo, great for privacy screens. Smooth clean clums and lush green foliage.

Conditions

Full-sun to part-shade, will tolerate a variety of soil types, plentiful watering.

Jade plant

Crassula Ovata

Prices

Small $8
Medium $20

height

Up to 4m

Description

A succulent plant with small pink or white flowers. Considered to be good luck.

Conditions

Water when dry to touch. Prefers full-sun.

Fern

Pteridophyta

Prices

Small $5
Medium $10

height

Approx 30cm

Description

A non-flowering vascular plant with feathery or leafy fronds. Reproduces by spores released from underneath the fronds.

Conditions

Prefer mostly shade, moisture in the soil and high humidity.

Happy plant

Dracaena Fragrans ‘Massangeana’

Prices

All sizes $20

height

Approx 1-1.5m

Description

Popular indoor plant. leafy crown on top of a straight, strong trunk. Variegated leaves with central yellow stripes or yellow edges.

Conditions

Medium light range and warm temperatures. Well-drained soil.

Sun Jewels

Portulaca oleracea

Prices

All sizes $5

height

N/A

Description

A semi succulent annual to perennial ground-covering plant with bright flowers.

Conditions

Full-sun. Drought tolerant once established. Well-drained soil.

Furcraea

Furcraea foetida-Mediopictas

Prices

Small $10
Medium $20
Large $30+

height

Approx 2m

Description

Variegated, thick, stiff, succulent leaves. Some form tall stems while others remain stemless. Excellent ornamental appeal.

Conditions

Full sun to partial shade. Not overly fussy about soil as long as it is well drained.

Heliconia Sexy Scarlet

Hardenbergia Chartacea

Prices

Small $15
Medium $25

height

Up to 2.5m

Description

A tropical, clumping plant with prolific hanging flowers. Flowers are waxy scarlet with yellow tips.

Conditions

Keep moist during the summer months. Fertilise in spring. Prefers well-drained soil.

Golden Trumpet Vine

Allamanda Sunee

Prices

Small $15
Medium $25

height

Approx 3m

Description

Clear yellow flowers attractive, glossy green leaves perfect for covering fences in warm climate

Conditions

Warm sunny position, a rich friable soil and plenty of water in spring and summer.

Xanadu

Philodendron Xanadu

Prices

Small $15
Medium $20
Large $35

height

Approx 1m

Description

Evergreen, low shrub with a tidy growth habitat and attractive lobed leaves.

Conditions

Full sun to semi-shade. Plenty of water in spring and summer.

Pinstripe Calathea

Calathea Ornata

Prices

Small $15

height

Approx 50 cm

Description

A stunning calathea with pink stripes on the leaves. A popular indoor plant or good filler in shady spots.

Conditions

Prefers mostly shade, moist, well-drained soil.

No Mow Grass

Zoysia

Prices

Small $8
Medium $12

height

Approx 1m high

Description

Environmentally friendly, low maintenance, easy care and beautiful grass. Stays green all-year round. Will grow over rocks as a feature.

Conditions

Drought tolerant, full-sun or part-shade.

Heliconia

Heliconia Psittacorm

Prices

Small $15
Medium $25

height

Up to 2.5m

Description

A stunning calathea with pink stripes on the leaves. A popular indoor plant or good filler in shady spots.

Conditions

Prefers well-drained soil. Full-sun to part-shade.

Rubber Plant

Ficus Elastica

Prices

Small $20
Medium $40
Large $60

height

Approx 2m

Description

A low-maintenance houseplant. Shiny, glossy leaves. Good for air cleaning.

Conditions

Avoid direct sunlight. Light-shade, and a moist, well drained position.

Mother-in-laws tongue

Sansevieria trifasciata

Prices

All sizes $15

height

Approx 3m

Description

A clumping plant with a network of creeping underground stems. Its sword-shaped leaves are arranged in small upright clusters.

Conditions

Indirect sunlight and little water.

Mother-in-laws tongue

Sansevieria trifasciata dwarf

Prices

All sizes $10

height

Approx 10 cm

Description

A clumping plant with a network of creeping underground stems. An attractive, little indoor plant.

Conditions

Indirect sunlight and little water.

Fruit Salad Plant

Monstera deliciosa

Prices

Small $15
Medium $25
Large $40

height

Approx 20m

Description

Climbing plant, aerial roots which adhere to surfaces, large decorative leaves

Conditions

Medium to low light, well-drained soil, little water, can be grown in pots

GREEN ISLAND FIG

Ficus Microcarpa

Prices

Small $10
Medium $20
Large $30+

height

Approx 2m

Description

Robust and adaptable. Can be used as a low border, taller hedge or topiary specimen.

Conditions

Suitable indoors or outdoors, tough sun- loving. Can be kept in the shade. Well-drained soil.

Kangaroo Lobelia

Dampiera Diversifolia

Prices

Small $8

height

Up to 10cm Width: 1m

Description

Spreading, evergreen perennial which is covered in deep blue flowers in spring and early summer.

Conditions

Prefers a partly shady position in moist, well-drained soil but will tolerate full-sun.

Kangaroo Paw

Anigazanthos Ranger

Prices

Small $10
Medium $20

height

Approx 0.6m

Description

Dwarf habit with branched stems and prolific non-stop blooming performance. Bird attracting.

Conditions

Sandy, loamy soil. Drought-resistent. Sunny position

Mondo Grass

Ophiopogon japonicus

Prices

All sizes $5

height

Up to 40cm

Description

Grass-like flowering plants, often used in landscaping and popular for ground cover or edging. White to lilac flowers.

Conditions

Full-sun to part-shade, well-drained soil.

Sandpaper Fig

Ficus Opposita

Prices

Small $10
Medium $20
Large $30
Ex Large $40+

height

Approx 3-8m

Description

Tall shrub with edible fruit. Small globular figs grow in pairs. Purple when ripe. Very hardy. Attracts birds.

Conditions

Full-sun to part-shade. Plenty of space and moisture. Tolerates poor soil.

Lacy Tree Philodendron

Philodendron bipinnatifidum

Prices

Small $15
Medium $25
Large $40+

height

Approx 12 m

Description

An upright shrub with deeply divided, lobed leaves. The flower is a greenish white spathe.

Conditions

Grows well in bright indirect light. In lower light, the leaves turn a darker green

Metallic Waffle

Hemigraphis Colorata

Prices

Small $8

height

Approx 2m

Description

Trailing groundcover. Deep burgundy foliage with metallic underside. Can be used in hanging baskets.

Conditions

Full-sun or part-shade, well-drained soil.

Spider Plant

Chlorophytum comosum

Prices

Small $8
Medium $12

height

Approx 30 cm

Description

Named because of its spider-like plants, or spiderettes, which dangle down from the mother plant.

Conditions

Indirect sunlight, moderate watering, well- drained soil

Trailing Sedum

Sedum lineare varigata

Prices

Small $6

height

Approx 5 cm

Description

A succulent, strikingly variegated in green and cream. Good for pots. Low maintenance.

Conditions

Full sun, well-drained soil, tolerates dryness

Tiger Grass

Thysanoloena Maxima

Prices

Small $12
Medium $25
Large $45

height

Approx 2.5-3.5m

Description

Great alternative to bamboo, producing long slender canes and large leaves. Tight, clumping which makes it good for screening.

Conditions

Full sun to part shade. Moist but well-drained soil. Keep mulched.

Taro

Colocasia Esculenta

Prices

Small $15
Medium $25

height

Approx 1m

Description

Grown for its edible corms, a root vegetable, a good potato substitute. A tropical, clumping plant.

Conditions

Part shade, avoid direct sunlight, regular water, rich soil.

Jasmine

Jasminum Polyanthum

Prices

Small $8
Medium $12

height

Approx 30 cm

Description

Named because of its spider-like plants, or spiderettes, which dangle down from the mother plant.

Conditions

Indirect sunlight, moderate watering, well- drained soil

Trailing Sedum

Sedum lineare varigata

Prices

Small $6

height

Approx 5 cm

Description

A succulent, strikingly variegated in green and cream. Good for pots. Low maintenance.

Conditions

Full sun, well-drained soil, tolerates dryness