Drought tolerant

Russian sage, Verbena bonariensis, Mexican Feather grass, Miscanthus, purple and grey plant combination design by Giardino Segreto

Great mix of drought tolerant plants - love this for the area along the street.

Front Yard Sidewalk Garden Ideas: Filling beds with low maintenance, easy-care plants, such as these ornamental grasses, including fountain grass (Pennisetum) and blue oat grass (Helictotrichon) Via BHG

Leptosperma, Australian tea tree.  Something different, pretty little flowers for the garden.

Leptosperma, Australian tea tree, grows readily in NZ. Something different, pretty little flowers for the garden.

Is it Time to Reconsider Using Australian Natives?

Raingardens are popping up all over the country. They look incredible and are a great way to save water and protect our environment from erosion and pollution. Find out everything you ever need to know about our water wise friend, the raingarden.

Lochiel Park - behind the fence. Kangaroo paws, grasses. Can anyone identify the silver leafed shrubs and the taller green shrubs behind the kangaroo paws?

Lochiel Park - behind the fence. Can anyone identify the silver leafed shrubs and the taller green shrubs behind the kangaroo paws?

Hakea laurina, Australian plant

Hakea laurina (Pin-cushion Hakea) is one of the most beautiful native plants of south-western Australia. In Italy and America its uses include street and hedge planting. by David Lade, via ShutterStock

Lomandra seascape -          A soft looking plant, but very ,very tough,   75cm high x 50cm wide

lomandra "Tanika" native plant - To be planted in mass around front path and area of front garden near accaccias to constrast leaf shape,texture and differing shades of green, For Gillett Drive

Protea pudens x longifolia  Delicate pink flowers produced in abundance make this lovely shrub glow in winter.  Suitable for cut flowers, it can be grown in pots and containers (with Australian native potting mix). V...

Australian Protea pudens x longifolia. Delicate pink flowers produced in abundance make this lovely shrub glow in winter. Suitable for cut flowers, it can be grown in pots and containers, only with Australian native potting mix.

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Banksia prionotes • Australian Native Plants Nursery • Plants • 800.701.6517

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Banksia prionotes, commonly known as Acorn Banksia or Orange Banksia, is a species of shrub or tree of the genus Banksia in the family Proteaceae. It is native to the southwest of Western Australia

Grevillea Purple Haze from http://www.australisplants.com.au/ornamentals/grafted.htm

Grevillea Purple Haze: 3 ft tall, 6 ft wide, bronze grey new foliage-- find to plant in the mango guild

leucadendron   jester - love this plant, use it a lot!

leucadendron shrub - a bunch a different ones available -- for side bed by Desert Willows. Good for cutting for center pieces.

silver dollar tree - Bing Images

Eucalyptus cinerea 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!

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

Native Everlasting Daisy (Rhodanthe chlorocephala) Grows naturally in the south of Western Australia extending into South Australia.

Protea 'Pink Duke' • Australian Native Plants Nursery • Plants • 800.701.6517

Murray 16" 25cc 2-Cycle Straight Shaft Gas String Trimmer

Protea 'Pink Duke' part of the Proteaceae family with Pink flowers flowering in Winter-spring avaliable from Australian Native Plants located in Ventura, CA

Leptospermum minutifolium

Most species are endemic to Australia, but some species grow in New Zealand,Malaysia. A shrub or small tree, early settlers soaked the leaves in boiling water to make a brewed tea rich in ascorbic acid (vit C).

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