Deep green strappy leaves with clusters of blue flowers blooming in Summer are a treat to the eye when Agapanthus are block planted along a boarder together.
This hardy flax lilly has shiny bright blue bunches of fruit. The plant can serve many purposes. It is good for binding sand and reducing soil erosion. Aborigines used the silky strong leaf fibre to make string and baskets. The fruit is used for blue dye and is also edible. The berries are arguably the best tasting of all 15 flax lillies native to Australia.
Citronella grass is drought and sun hardy. We have a clump planted near the outdoor seating area which helps to repel the mossies when the leaves are crushed or bruised.
The Kangaroo Paw is an iconic Australian Plant. Long strappy green leaves are complimented with stems that hold high distinct orange flowers for all to admire.
The Kangaroo Paw is an iconic Australian Plant. Long strappy green leaves are complimented with stems that hold high distict red flowers for all to admire.
Long strappy green leaves are brought to life in Spring and Summer when bold yellow flowers emerge in the shape of a kangaroo paw.
Lemon grass is a hardy tropical clumping grass which is best known for its edible stems. In the garden it can be grown on steep banks for erosion control, or regularly clipped to use the stems as mulch. When grown in moist soil the stalks are juicier and better for cooking purposes.
A native clumping grass with long glossy light green leaves.