Trees


Acacia disparrima

Hickory Wattle

To 10m with a dense canopy. The yellow flower spikes and the seeds attract birds and insects.  Very hardy and fast growing

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50mm tubes at $3.00 each


Photo by Martin Bennett

Acacia fasciculifera

Rosewood Wattle

Very attractive wattle to 10m with a dense canopy. The masses of cream flowers and seeds attract birds and insects

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90mm pots at $6.00 each


Acacia harpophylla

Brigalow

Very attractive hardy slow growing tree to 20m with furrowed bark, grey or green leaves and yellow flowers in spring. Endangered in the wild

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90mm pots at $6.00 each


Acacia loruloba

Ma Ma Creek Wattle

To 9m with fern-like blue/green foliage and heads of white flowers. All wattles are hardy an attract pollinators.

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50mm tubes at $3.00 each


Photo by Martin Bennett

Allocasuarina inophloia

Stringybark She-oak

Frost, drought and wind hardy tree to 10m with a very woolly trunk. Occurs in sandy soils, e.g. Helidon area.  The cones are a food source for Glossy Black Cockatoos

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90mm tubes at $6.00 each


Photo by Martin Bennett

Allocasuarina littoralis

Black She-oak

Fast growing to 6m in well drained soils, steep slopes and ridges

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50mm tubes at $3.00 each


Photo by Martin Bennett

Allocasuarina torulosa

Forest Oak

To 20m. Glossy Black Cockatoos feed on the cones. Good wind break

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50mm tubes at $3.00 each


Alphitonia excelsa

Red Ash

Fast growing pioneer species to 15m that attracts birds and butterflies

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50mm tubes at $3.00 each


Araucaria cunninghamii

Hoop Pine

Slow growing to 50m. Birds feed on the seeds. Useful timber source

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90mm pots at $6.00 each


Arytera divaricata

Coogera

Small slow growing shade tree to around 8m, occurring naturally in rainforest areas. The new growth is a rich burgundy colour. The black seeds have a fleshy aril which is consumed by birds

Ready in September

50mm tubes at $3.50 each


Auranticarpa rhombifolia

Diamond-leaved Pittosporum

To 25m.  Often used as a feature tree in parks and gardens.  Glossy green leaves, masses of white flowers followed by masses of orange fruit that stay on the tree for months.  A food source for bees, butterflies and birds

Ready in September

50mm tubes at $3.00 each


Brachychiton discolor

Lacebark

Very attractive tree to 30m with large pink flowers in summer. Food source for birds and insects. Drought and frost hardy

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Brachychiton rupestris

Bottle Tree

A classic feature tree to 20m in dry rainforests, with a swollen bottle-like trunk. The flowers and the brown woody pods feed many insects

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50mm tubes at $3.00 each, 90mm pots at $6.00 each


Photo by Martin Bennett

Bursaria incana

Prickly Bursaria

To 6m in drier rainforests.  The leaves have a silver underside.  Fabulous nesting tree for finches and other small birds

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50mm tubes at $3.00 each, 90mm pots at $6.00 each


Cassia tomentella

Velvet Cassia

Semi-deciduous to 10m for full sun or part shade in dry, well drained soils. Clusters of bright yellow fragrant flowers attract the lemon migrant butterfly. Uncommon in the wild.

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50mm pots at $3.50 each


Photo by Martin Bennett

Castanospermum australe

Black Bean

Large shade tree to 35m with bright red and yellow flowers that attract nectar feeders. Large woody seed pods hang from the tree. Occurs along creek banks and other watercourses.

Seeded

90mm pots at $5.00 each


Photo by Martin Bennett

Casuarina cristata

Belah

Fast growing to 20m.  Very useful as a wind break, or for erosion control on slopes. The cones are a food source for the endangered Glossy Black Cockatoo.

Ready in August

50mm tubes at $3.00 each


Clerodendrum floribundum

Lollybush

To 6m. Clusters of white flowers. Black fruit, bright red calyx

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Corymbia intermedia

Pink Bloodwood

To 20m with very showy fragrant white flowers in spring followed by woody capsules.  A great nectar supply for bees, birds and other pollinators.  Makes a good windbreak and grows in a range of soil types.  A source of honey and of pink coloured timber.

Ready in September

50mm tubes at $3.00 each


Cupaniopsis parvifolia

Small-leaved Tuckeroo

Dry rainforest species to 15m. Host plant to the Bright Cornelian butterfly

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50mm tubes at $3.00 each, 90mm pots at $6.00 each


Cyclophyllum coprosmoides

Coastal Canthium

Dry rainforest small tree to 10m. Glossy leaves and small red bird attracting fruit

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Denhamia disperma

Orange Boxwood

Attractive tree to 7m with masses of small white flowers followed by orange fruit. A food source for birds and other pollinators. Suitable ofr small gardens

Ready in September

50mm tubes at $3.00 each


Denhamia pittosporoides

Veiny Denhamia

Tree to 6m with an attractive weeping habit. Grows in a range of soil types. Small flowers are followed by orange fruit. Drought hardy

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Diospyros australis

Black Plum

Slow growing tree up to 15m in moist semi-shade areas. Edible black plum-like fruit Attracts butterflies and is a good shade tree.

Ready in September

50mm tubes at $3.50 each


Diospyros geminata

Queensland Ebony

Very slow growing rainforest tree 6 to 10m tall. Foliage similar to that of a Lilly-pilly. Bronze coloured new growth. Small fruit that ripen to red.

Ready in September

50mm tubes at $3.50 each


Photo by Martin Bennett

Erythrina numerosa

Bat’s Wing Coral Tree

Deciduous dry rainforest tree to 10m often growing on creek banks. The smooth trunk is covered in conical thorns. Very showy bright red/orange flowers followed by pods with bright red (poisonous) seeds. Food source for birds

Ready in September

50mm tubes at $3.00 each


Eucalyptus crebra

Narrow-leaved Ironbark

To 25m with a very dark furrowed trunk and blue/grey narrow weeping foliage. A food source and habitat for a range of insects and birds

Ready in September

50mm tubes at $3.00 each


Eucalyptus melanophloia

Broad-leaved Ironbark

To 15m with attractive silver foliage. A haven for insects and birds

Ready in August

50mm tubes at $3.00 each


Eucalyptus moluccana

Gum-topped Box

To 25m usually growing in heavy soils in open woodland.  The flowers are a good food source for bees and other pollinators.  Koala food tree.

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50mm tubes at $3.00 each


Eucalyptus tereticornis

Forest Red Gum

Fast growing koala food tree to 45m which generally occurs along creek banks, on flood plains and low lying areas.

Ready in September

50mm tubes at $3.00 each


Everistia vacciniifolia var. vacciniifolia

Small-leaved Canthium

An upright slow growing tree to 8m in vine thickets and Brigalow scrub. The horizontal branches produce small white flowers and black fruit.

Ready in September, (3 only)

50mm tubes at $3.50 each


Ficus obliqua

Small-leafed Fig

Fast growing shade tree to 30m with a dense canopy of dark green leathery leaves and a buttressed trunk. Yellow to orange fleshy fruit form in summer and feed a range of animals

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50mm tubes at $3.00 each


Ficus rubiginosa

Rock Fig

Large spreading tree to 30m with a buttressed trunk and spectacular roots that naturally cascade over large boulders or hang down rock cliffs. The colourful fruit are a valuable food source for a range of fruit-eating animals.

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50mm tubes at $3.00 each, 90mm pots at $6.00 each


Ficus virens var. virens

White Fig

Deciduous tree to 30m that grows in and along creeks.  The multi-coloured fruit feed a range of animals including insects, birds and bats

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50mm tubes at $3.00 each


Flindersia australis

Crow’s Ash

To 30m for steep slopes, Orchard Swallowtail larva feeds on the foliage

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50mm tubes at $3.00 each


Flindersia collina

Leopard Ash

Hardy dry rainforest species to 20m. Attracts many insects

Ready in August

50mm tubes at $3.00 each, 90mm pots at $5.00 each


Flindersia xanthoxyla

Yellow-wood

Attractive erect good timber tree to 40m, for cabinet making, flooring etc

Ready in September

50mm tubes at $3.00 each


Geijera salicifolia

Scrub Wilga

To 25m that grows in dry, windy areas, dense foliage, pretty flowers and seeds

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50mm tubes at $3.50 each


Grevillea robusta

Silky Oak

Fast growing, hardy to 30m. Orange flowers that attract Honeyeaters

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50mm tubes at $3.00 each


Photo by Martin Bennett

Hymenosporum flavum

Native Frangipani

Fast growing tree to 20m along watercourses. Fragrant flowers attract insects

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50mm tubes at $3.00 each


Lophostemon confertus

Brush Box

Fast growing to 15m with white flowers that attract nectar feeders and pollinators

Seeded

50mm tubes at $3.00 each


Lophostemon suaveolens

Swamp Box

Tree to 25m in moist soils with soft, velvet-like foliage, pollinator attracting flowers followed by woody seed capsules

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50mm tubes at $3.00 each


Mallotus philippensis

Red Kamala

Excellent shade providing tree to 25m in gullies and along watercourses. During summer red powdery capsules are produced with black seeds inside. Drought hardy and can sucker to form small groves

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50mm tubes at $3.00 each


Photo by Martin Bennett

Melaleuca bracteata

Black Tea-tree

To 10m along watercourses. Good for creek bank stabilisation.  Flowers feed pollinators

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50mm tubes at $3.00 each


Melaleuca Irbyana

Swamp Tea-tree

To 8m in swamps, floodplains and wet areas. White brush flowers attract insects and birds. Critically endangered in the wild.

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Melaleuca viminalis

Weeping Bottlebrush

To 10m along creek banks and watercourses. Red flowers feed birds and insects

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50mm tubes at $3.00 each


Micromelum minutum

Lime Berry

Tree to 7m. Leaves are eaten by the Orchard and Fuscous Swallowtail butterflies.  The clusters of fruit are edible

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90mm tubes at $5.00 each


Owenia venosa

Crow’s Apple

A stunning slow growing tree to 20m with a dense canopy of glossy green leaves, small flowers and red fleshy fruit in profusion during summer. Needs well drained soil

Ready in September

50mm pots at $3.50 each, 90mm pots at $7.00 each


Photo by Martin Bennett

Petalostigma pubescens

Quinine Bush

To 8m on sandy, well drained soil.  Slight weeping habit, bright orange fruit, very hardy

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50mm tubes at $3.00 each, 90mm pots at $5.00 each


Pittosporum angustifolium

Gumbi Gumbi

Drought and frost resistant tree to 6m. A great understorey tree in a forest setting or can be grown in an urban yard. Showy bright orange fruits with sticky red seeds attract birds

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50mm tubes at $3.00 each


Psydrax odorata subsp. odorata

Sweet Susie

Slow growing attractive small tree to 4m with glossy green leaves, small white fragrant flowers and black fruit.  Very hardy

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50mm tubes at $3.50 each


Rhodosphaera rhodanthema

Deep Yellowwood

Fast growing shade tree to 20m with colourful new growth, pink flowers and bunches of brown glossy fruit

Ready in September

50mm tubes at $3.00 each


Photo by Martin Bennett

Toechima tenax

Pitted-leaf Steelwood

Slow growing but hardy rainforest tree to 15m with dark glossy leaves, cream flowers and yellow/orange lobed fruit with black seeds

Ready in September

50mm tubes at $3.50 each