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  • Eucalyptus camaldulensis (River Red Gum) is an evergreen tall tree 15 -30 meters in height. Ideal as a wind break. Frost tender when young. Branch dropper. Available at Worn Gundidj.Eucalyptus camaldulensis (River Red Gum) is an evergreen tall tree 15 -30 meters in height. Ideal as a wind break. Frost tender when young. Branch dropper. Available at Worn Gundidj.
    $2.50

    River Red Gum is an evergreen tall tree 15 -30 meters in height. Ideal as a wind break. Frost tender when young. Planting info: Will cope with majority of soil conditions. Does very well on river or creek beds or areas with moisture in soil. Can handle drying out in…

  • Eucalyptus cladocalyx (Sugar Gum) is a large tree to 30m tall x 15m wide with a spreading crown. Cream flowers in spring. Good shelter and shade tree. Available at Worn Gundidj.Eucalyptus cladocalyx (Sugar Gum) is a large tree to 30m tall x 15m wide with a spreading crown. Cream flowers in spring. Good shelter and shade tree. Available at Worn Gundidj.
    $2.50

    Eucalyptus cladocalyx (Sugar Gum) is a large tree to 30m tall x 15m wide, with a spreading crown. Cream flowers in spring. Good shelter, shade and firewood tree. Fast growing. Planting info: well-drained soil. Drought tolerant. Bird attracting.

  • Eucalyptus diversilfolia (SA Coastal Mallee) is an evergreen mallee or small to medium tree. Free flowering, white in spring. Good bee plant. Available at Worn Gundidj.Eucalyptus diversilfolia (SA Coastal Mallee) is an evergreen mallee or small to medium tree. Free flowering, white in spring. Good bee plant. Available at Worn Gundidj.
    $2.50

    SA Coastal Mallee is an evergreen mallee or small to medium tree. Free flowering, white in spring. Good bee plant. Planting info: Useful for limestone areas. Well-drained soil. Tolerates drought and coastal exposure. Usually frost resistant.

  • Eucalyptus maculata (Spotted Gum) is an evergreen tall tree, ornamental. Dappled light coloured bark. White flowers in winter and spring. Available at Worn Gundidj.Eucalyptus maculata (Spotted Gum) is an evergreen tall tree, ornamental. Dappled light coloured bark. White flowers in winter and spring. Available at Worn Gundidj.
    $2.50

    Spotted Gum is an evergreen tall tree, ornamental. Dappled light coloured bark. White flowers in winter and spring. Planting info: Most soils. Tolerates lime, salt soil and smog. Frost tender when young. Fire retarder.

  • Eucalyptus viminalis (Manna Gum) is a fast growing medium to tall upright tree, 10-50m high x 8-15m wide. Available at Worn Gundidj Nursery.Eucalyptus viminalis (Manna Gum) is a fast growing medium to tall upright tree, 10-50m high x 8-15m wide. Available at Worn Gundidj Nursery.
    $2.50

    Manna Gum fast growing medium to tall upright tree, 10-50m high x 8-15m wide. Manna Gum gets long ribbons of shed bark during summer. Open crown. Planting info: Moist well-drained soil but very adaptable to range of conditions. Ornamental. Good shade and shelterbelt tree. Honey tree. Food tree for koalas.

  • Ficinia nodosa (Knobby club-rush) is a dense tufted native rush with stiff stems. Rounded brown flower knobs in summer. Height 60cm x width 1m. Available at Worn Gundidj.Ficinia nodosa (Knobby club-rush) is a dense tufted native rush with stiff stems. Rounded brown flower knobs in summer. Height 60cm x width 1m. Available at Worn Gundidj.
    $2.50

    Knobby club-rush is a dense tufted native rush with stiff stems. Rounded brown flower knobs in summer. Height 60cm x width 1m. Planting info: Suit damp or moist sandy soil. Extremely hardy. Coastal and 2nd line planting. Drought tolerant, frost, saline soils and salt spray.

  • Indigofera australis (Austral Indigo) available at Worn Gundidj nursery
    $2.50

    Austral Indigo is an attractive open, spreading to erect shrub, 1-2m high x 1-2m wide. Graceful arching branches and fern-like leaves. Sprays of mauve, occasionally pink or white pea flowers in spring. Attracts bees, birds and butterflies. Planting info: Most well-drained soils in sun or semi shade. Prune to encourage…

  • Juncus kraussii (Shore Rush) is a perennial herb to 1.2m, forming a large clumps, stems arising from creeping rhizome. Occurs in saline habitats. Inflorescence bronze flowers November-December. Available at Worn Gundiudj.Juncus kraussii (Shore Rush) is a perennial herb to 1.2m, forming a large clumps, stems arising from creeping rhizome. Occurs in saline habitats. Inflorescence bronze flowers November-December. Available at Worn Gundiudj.
    $2.50

    Shore Rush is a perennial herb to 1.2m, forming a large clumps, stems arising from creeping rhizome. Occurs in saline habitats. Inflorescence bronze flowers November-December. Planting info:

  • Zygophyllum billardieri (Coastal Twin-leaf)¬†perennial with succulent oblong green leaves and yellow flowers. Available at Worn Gundidj.Leptospermum laevigatum (Coastal Tea Tree) Tall shrub or small tree to 8m. Dull green small leaves, white flowers in spring. Available at Worn Gundidj.
    $2.50

    Coastal Tea Tree Tall shrub or small tree to 8m. Dull green small leaves,, white flowers in spring. Planting info: Well-drained soil tolerating dryness when established. Coastal.

  • Leptospermum langerum (Wooley Tea Tree shrub) to erect small tree, 2-6m high x 1-3m wide. Prolific small white flowers in spring-summer. Available at Worn Gundidj.Leptospermum langerum (Wooley Tea Tree shrub) to erect small tree, 2-6m high x 1-3m wide. Prolific small white flowers in spring-summer. Available at Worn Gundidj.
    $2.50

    Wooley Tea Tree shrub to erect small tree, 2-6m high x 1-3m wide. Prolific small white flowers in spring-summer. Attractive new foliage. Ornamental. Planting info: Moist soil in full sun or part sun. Good screen. Prune to promote bushy habit.

  • Leucopogon parviflorus (Coast Beard Heath) is a medium to tall shrub with tiny white flowers in spikes in spring, followed by white edible berries. Available at Worn Gundidj Nursery.Leucopogon parviflorus (Coast Beard Heath) is a medium to tall shrub with tiny white flowers in spikes in spring, followed by white edible berries. Available at Worn Gundidj Nursery.
    $2.50

    Coast Beard Heath is a medium to tall shrub with tiny white flowers in spikes in spring, followed by white edible berries. Narrow leaves. This species is a useful beach plant. 1 – 3m high to 1-2m wide Planting info: Well-drained sandy soil. Tolerates lime and frost. Coastal.

  • Melaleuca armillaris (Bracelet Honey Myrtle) Evergreen tall spreading shrub or small tree, has narrow dark green leaves. White small bottlebrush flowers. Quick growing. Useful for wind breaks. Good for honey bees. Available at Worn Gundidj.Melaleuca armillaris (Bracelet Honey Myrtle) Evergreen tall spreading shrub or small tree, has narrow dark green leaves. White small bottlebrush flowers. Quick growing. Useful for wind breaks. Good for honey bees. Available at Worn Gundidj.
    $2.50

    Bracelet Honey Myrtle tall spreading shrub or small tree, has narrow dark green leaves. White small bottlebrush flowers. Quick growing. Useful for wind breaks. Good for honey bees. Planting info: Any soil. Tolerates dryness. Coastal exposure, lime, salt soil and smog. Usually frost resistant. 4-9m tall by 3-4m wide.

  • Melaleuca halmaturorum (Kangaroo Island Paper bark) is an evergreen large shrub to small tree, small dark green leaves, small white flowers in spring. Available at Worn Gundidj.Melaleuca halmaturorum (Kangaroo Island Paper bark) is an evergreen large shrub to small tree, small dark green leaves, small white flowers in spring. Available at Worn Gundidj.
    $2.50

    Kangaroo Island Paper bark is an evergreen large shrub to small tree, small dark green leaves, profuse small white flowers in spring. Planting info: Useful for saline areas. Any soil, tolerating wetness, dryness, lime and smog. Frost resistant.  

  • Melaleuca nesophila (Showy Honey Myrtle) is an evergreen tall shrub with papery bark. Oval leaves and mauve-pink flowers spring and summer. Available at Worn Gundidj.Melaleuca nesophila (Showy Honey Myrtle) is an evergreen tall shrub with papery bark. Oval leaves and mauve-pink flowers spring and summer. Available at Worn Gundidj.
    $2.50

    Melaleuca nesophila Showy Honey Myrtle is an evergreen tall shrub with papery bark. Oval grey-green leaves and mauve-pink flowers in spring and summer. Planting info: Most soils, tolerating dryness, lime, salt soil and smog. Frost tender.

  • Melaleuca squarossa (Scented Paperbark) is a fast growing large shrub, 2-5m high x 1-2m wide. Yellow flowers in spring-summer. Available at Worn Gundidj.
    $2.50

    Scented Paperbark is a fast growing erect open to compact large shrub, 2-5m high x 1-2m wide. Attractive scented yellow brush flowers in spring-summer. Planting info: Moist to wet soil in sunny or partly- shaded situation. Good screen.

  • Meleleuca decussata (Cross-leaved Honey Myrtle) medium to tall shrub. Small narrow leaves, short mauve-pink bottlebrush flowers in spring and early summer. Available at Worn Gundidj.Meleleuca decussata (Cross-leaved Honey Myrtle) medium to tall shrub. Small narrow leaves, short mauve-pink bottlebrush flowers in spring and early summer. Available at Worn Gundidj.
    $2.50

    Cross-leaved Honey Myrtle medium to tall shrub. Small narrow leaves, short mauve-pink bottlebrush flowers in spring and early summer. Planting info: Any position. Tolerating lime, salt soil, smog, and frost. Attracts birds, bees and butterflies.