Month: December 2014

Flowering Native Trees for Christmas

Hymensporum flavum or “Native Fragipani” is a strongly aromatic plant which can grow to 15 metres, and flowers in summer. The yellow flowers are roughly 4cm in length. This tree is evergreen and can withstand long periods of drought and wet once established. The tree can also handle foot traffic and really tough full sun [Continue]

Christmas with natives

there are some great Australian Plants that can be used for Christmas trees, that can survive happily in a container to be moved inside for decorating. The first plant is the Casuarina glauca “Greenwave” which grows to only 2 metres in height and naturally grows into a ball, is a dense Evergreen shrub that can [Continue]