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Common name. African Lilly/White-Blue Agapanthus

Botanical name.       Agapanthus africanus

Description. The African Lilly is a white or blue coloured flowering shrub. Difficult to grow in gardens. Needs well drained soil. Grows to 1m high.



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Common name.     Biota - Golden - Dwarf

Botanical name.       Thuja orientalis aurea nana

Description. The Golden Biota is a spherical shaped, smooth feeling, gold/yellow coloured plant. Grows in most climates. Needs well drained wet soil. Grows to 1m high.




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Common name.     Biota - Green - Dwarf

Botanical name.       Thuja orientalis nana

Description. The Green Biota is a spherical shaped, smooth feeling, green coloured plant. Grows in most climates needs well drained wet soil. Grows to 0.5m - 1m high.






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Common name.     Callistemon Candy Pink

Botanical name.       Callistemon viminalis

Description. The Callistemon Candy Pink has bright pink bottle brush flowers. Tolerates boggy soils drought and heavy frosts once established.  Ideal as a border screen or hedge. Grows to 4m high.


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Common name.     Callistemon Hannah Ray

Botanical name.       Callistemon viminalis

Description. The Callistemon Hannah Ray has drooping branches with red bottle brush flowers. Frost tolerant, moist, well drained soil with full sun. Grows to 5m - 10m high.



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Common name.     Claret Tops

Botanical name.       Melaleuca linariifolia

Description. The Claret Top has snowy flowers covering the tree in white and giving rise to its other common name Snow-in-Summer. Grows to 5m - 10m high.


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Common name.     Coastal Rosemary "Wynyabbie Gem"

Botanical name.       Westringia fruticosa x erimicola

Description. The Wynyabbie Gem Coastal Rosemary has flowers that are white, hairy and have the upper petal divided into two lobes . Grows to 1m high.


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Common name.     Coastal Rosemary "Zena"

Botanical name.       Westringia fruticosa

Description. The Zena Coastal Rosemary has flowers that are white, hairy and have the upper petal divided into two lobes . Grows to 1m high.



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Common name.      Crape Myrtle - White

Botanical name.       Lagerstroemia indica

Description. The White Crape Myrtle has colorful, white, long lasting flowers. Adaptable to a range of conditions, but is best in moist, well drained, slightly acidic soils in a position receiving full sun. Grows to 1m high.



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Common name.      Emerald Lustre

Botanical name.       Viburnum odoratissimum

Description. The Emerald Lustre produces pyramid-shaped clusters of fragrant white flowers, followed by red berries that age to black. Grows to 9m high.



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Common name.     Flamengueira

Botanical name.       Acalypha wilkesiana

Description. The Flamengueira is an evergreen shrub with spiky red flowers. Requires specific conditions to grow, check link. Grows to 3m high and 2m wide.



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Common name.      Gardenia Florida

Botanical name.       Gardenia Augusta

Description. The Gardenia Florida needs feeding and watering regularly using organic compost. Grows to 1m high.





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Common name.      Gardenia Forever More

Botanical name.       Gardenia Augusta

Description. The Gardenia Forever More needs feeding and watering regularly using organic compost. Is a tropical plant with a pinwheel white flower. Grows to 1m high.


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Common name.      Gardenia Magnifica

Botanical name.       Gardenia Augusta

Description. The Gardenia Magnifica needs feeding and watering regularly using organic compost also keep out of direct sunlight may burn flowers. Grows to 2m high.




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Common name.      Glossy Abelia

Botanical name.       Abelia grandiflora

Description. The Glossy Abelia has bell shaped, pink flowers. Blooms from late summer to well into the autumn. Grows to 1m - 1.8m high.


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Common name.      Goldfussia

Botanical name.       Strobilanthes anisophyllus

Description. The Goldfussia has purple flowers and prefers full sun, a well-drained soil, enriched with organic material. Prune after flowering to promote bushiness. Grows to 1.5m high.



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Common name.      Green Book Leaf Pine

Botanical name.       Thuja orientalis

Description. The Green Book Leaf Pine is an ornamental tree that is classed as a shrub for its bush like appearance. Grows to 15m - 20m high.



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