Native Ginger: A great foliage plant to create that tropical feel in the garden and also makes an attractive feature around pools.The 1 metre long foliage stems bear white flowers, followed by blue globular fruits.The young growing tips of the creeping rhizomes have a distinct Ginger flavour and were used as bush tucker by Aborigines. The leaves were also used to wrap food in to be cooked.
Randia Fitzalanii – Native Gardenia. Fantastic bush tucker rainforest tree, Australian native to 5m tall. White flowers with beautiful fragrance, followed by edible, sweet, yellow fruit. Light frost hardy. Can be grown as far south as Sydney.