Casuarina glauca 'Cousin It' - GROUNDCOVER - related to the elegant she-oak, a native favourite, boasts the same slender leafless stems arranged in a quirky mop of green foliage that will hug the ground or spill prettily over walls. A good weed suppressor, this compact shrub is happy in most soils and most climates (Jamie Durie).
Hebe hedge. Informal boundary hedge, typical hedge height: 1-3m, New Zealand Native plant, good coastal hedging choice, good flowering hedge, evergreen hedge. Many many Hebe species & cultivars available to suit.
Poorinda Royal Mantle (grevillea Royal carpet) A prostrate ground cover to 30cm high and several across with large, flat, variable green leaves, bronze new growth, layering stems and deep red to maroon toothbrush flowers in the warmer months. Good plant for covering a sunny slope. Bird attractant. A few plants in the Protea family can be damaged by phosphorous(P). Exercise caution when applying fertiliser.