Some plants of the Whitehorse (Victoria, Australia) area.
The following list is a sample of the range of plants indigenous to this region which are grown at the nursery.
The following are species we TRY to grow given the season and availability of seed and cuttings.
Please ask – we may have a few other species from time to time
Note: there have been many name changes recently
|Botanical Name||Common Name||Characteristics|
|SMALL TO MEDIUM SHRUBS|
|Acacia genistifolia||Spreading Wattle||Fast-growing; prickly; bird refuge; open spreading; long flowering.|
|Acacia myrtifolia||Myrtle Wattle||Dense; oval leaves; yellow balls winter.|
|Cassinia aculeata||Dogwood||Narrow dark leaves; white flower heads summer.|
|Cassinia arcuata||Drooping Cassinia||Narrow/short leaves; shiny brown drooping flowers summer|
|Cassinia longifolia||Shiny Cassinia||Erect; narrow leaves; off-white flowers summer.|
|Coprosma quadrifida||Prickly Currant-bush||Small leaves; insignificant white flowers spring; small red fruit.|
|Correa reflexa||Common Correa||Attractive to birds; green bell flowers spring.|
|Goodenia ovata||Hop Goodenia||Tough; prune to shapes; yellow flowers spring/summer|
|Indigofera australis||Austral Indigo||Slender; fern-like leaves; mauve flowers spring.|
|Spyridium parvifolium||Dusty Miller||Bushy; oval leaves whitish below; small white flowers spring.|
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