Australian Native Grass Species Naturally:  Lomandra Confertifolia Ssp Rubiginosa Floral Cascade

Australian Native Grass Species Naturally: Lomandra Confertifolia Ssp Rubiginosa Floral Cascade

Landscape designer Alan Fisher says, "Water-wise gardening doesn't mean you have to plant only natives. There's a huge list of world-wide plants you can use to spectacular effect." For more practical gardening advice, see our feature 75 Gardening Ideas (Page 135, Australian House & Garden, May 2013)

Landscape designer Alan Fisher says, "Water-wise gardening doesn't mean you have to plant only natives. There's a huge list of world-wide plants you can use to spectacular effect." For more practical gardening advice, see our feature 75 Gardening Ideas (Page 135, Australian House & Garden, May 2013)

One of my favourite grassland plants.... Craspedia, otherwise known as Billy Buttons

One of my favourite grassland plants.... Craspedia, otherwise known as Billy Buttons

Paul Bangay on the best plants for year-long flowers and how to have a garden in a small space: 7. Do you have a go-to plant that works in almost any space? If so what is it and why does it work so well?"Trachelospernum jasminoides , Star jasmine (pictured), works as both a great ground cover and climber, it tolerates wet and dry conditions and will grow in sun or shade. It’s an amazing all round plant." 8. Which is your favourite native Australian plant?"Syzygium spp. We use this is a…

Paul Bangay on the best plants for year-long flowers and how to have a garden in a small space: 7. Do you have a go-to plant that works in almost any space? If so what is it and why does it work so well?"Trachelospernum jasminoides , Star jasmine (pictured), works as both a great ground cover and climber, it tolerates wet and dry conditions and will grow in sun or shade. It’s an amazing all round plant." 8. Which is your favourite native Australian plant?"Syzygium spp. We use this is a…

Leucodendron salignum hybrid (Amy)  Elegant raspberry red bracts in autumn, that turn cream in spring.   Suitable for cut flowers, it can be grown in pots and containers (with Australian native potting mix). Very low maintenance, frost and drought tolerant once established. Suitable for a variety of soil types, but must be well drained.  Prefers a full sun to part shade postion.  Bird attracting.  Grows 1m high x 1m wide.

Leucodendron salignum hybrid (Amy) Elegant raspberry red bracts in autumn, that turn cream in spring. Suitable for cut flowers, it can be grown in pots and containers (with Australian native potting mix). Very low maintenance, frost and drought tolerant once established. Suitable for a variety of soil types, but must be well drained. Prefers a full sun to part shade postion. Bird attracting. Grows 1m high x 1m wide.

L.salignum x discolor hybrid  Spectacular winter colour these blooms begin flushed pink and red with cream bracts, and as they age they become almost burnt orange bloom.    Suitable for cut flowers, it can be grown in pots and containers (with Australian native pottin...

L.salignum x discolor hybrid Spectacular winter colour these blooms begin flushed pink and red with cream bracts, and as they age they become almost burnt orange bloom. Suitable for cut flowers, it can be grown in pots and containers (with Australian native pottin...

Cherry Surprise Lilly Pilly Tree

Cherry Surprise Lilly Pilly Tree

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