In an avenue leading up to the former home of Dame Elisabeth Murdoch (mother of Rupert), in Victoria, lemon-scented eucalyptus lines the drive. Fondly known as gum trees, 700 species of eucalyptus provide the lofty canopy in Australian landscapes, as iconic as the middle-story tree fern.

In an avenue leading up to the former home of Dame Elisabeth Murdoch (mother of Rupert), in Victoria, lemon-scented eucalyptus lines the drive. Fondly known as gum trees, 700 species of eucalyptus provide the lofty canopy in Australian landscapes, as iconic as the middle-story tree fern.

Cider Gum Eucalyptus - striking! I want about a dozen of these to line my road to my house!

Cider Gum Eucalyptus - striking! I want about a dozen of these to line my road to my house!

Silver Dollar Gum Tree - wedding must-have. Just go plant one in your backyard now, I don't care if your 12 years old, this foliage will stay current! Plant it!

Silver Dollar Gum Tree - wedding must-have. Just go plant one in your backyard now, I don't care if your 12 years old, this foliage will stay current! Plant it!

30 Rainbow Eucalyptus (Eucalyptus Deglupta) Tree Seeds USA Seller FREE Shipping

Rainbow Eucalyptus Tree Seeds (30 seeds)

30 Rainbow Eucalyptus (Eucalyptus Deglupta) Tree Seeds USA Seller FREE Shipping

can we get some eucalypts in the back yard without messing up the style too much?

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can we get some eucalypts in the back yard without messing up the style too much?

Myoporum parvifolium - effective Australian native groundcover.

Myoporum parvifolium - effective Australian native groundcover.

Hakea laurina

Hakea laurina

Acacia cognata 'Limelight' (?)

Acacia cognata 'Limelight' (?)

Waratah, Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, Tasmania, Australia.

Waratah, Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, Tasmania, Australia.

Gorgeous burst of colour! Callistemon Hot Pink   www.aussiewinners.com.au

Gorgeous burst of colour! Callistemon Hot Pink www.aussiewinners.com.au


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Spring is round the corner.     Ornamental weeping gum with white trunk and large red flowers that are produced in spring.    Flowers from a mature "Silver Princess".

Spring is round the corner. Ornamental weeping gum with white trunk and large red flowers that are produced in spring. Flowers from a mature "Silver Princess".

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Native Everlasting Daisy Rhodanthe chlorocephala - these are a must for our native garden. I so love the colour.

Native Everlasting Daisy Rhodanthe chlorocephala - these are a must for our native garden. I so love the colour.

Kangaroo paw by costafarms

Kangaroo paw by costafarms

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polkadotbride.com

Banksia prionotes • Australian Native Plants Nursery • Plants • 800.701.6517

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Banksia prionotes • Australian Native Plants Nursery • Plants • 800.701.6517

Leucodendron Devil's Blush

Leucodendron Devil's Blush

Banksia spinulosa 'Birthday Candles' [Common Name: Hairpin Banksia];    Family: Proteaceae

Banksia spinulosa 'Birthday Candles' [Common Name: Hairpin Banksia]; Family: Proteaceae

Acacia cognata ‘Limelight’ from our RHSChelsea best in show

Acacia cognata ‘Limelight’ from our RHSChelsea best in show

Native Violet, Viola hederaceae - I use it everywhere, with its bright green leaves and its sweet mauve/purple flowers raised above the foliage. It will rapidly fill in bare areas of soil between stepping stones.

Native Violet, Viola hederaceae - I use it everywhere, with its bright green leaves and its sweet mauve/purple flowers raised above the foliage. It will rapidly fill in bare areas of soil between stepping stones.

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