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Common name.      Grevillea - pinaster

Botanical name.       Grevillea spp.

Description. The pinaster Grevillea has pink-red coloured flowers with yellow tips that flower most of the year. Tolerates light frost. Grows to 0.5-3m high.




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Common name.      Grevillea - Pink Flush

Botanical name.       Grevillea spp.

Description. The Pink Flush Grevillea has deep pink coloured flowers that flower most of the year. Tolerates light frost and grows to 3m high and 2m wide.




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Common name.      Grevillea - Pink Nectar PBR

Botanical name.       Grevillea spp.

Description. The Pink Nectar Grevillea has cream-pink coloured flowers that flower most of the year. Tolerates light frost. Grows to 1.5m high and 1.5m wide.


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Common name.      Grevillea - Pink Suprise

Botanical name.       Grevillea spp.

Description. The Pink Suprise Grevillea has pink and cream coloured flowers that flower most of the year. Tolerates light frost and grows to 4m high and 3m wide.


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Common name.     Grevillea - Prostate Red Juniper

Botanical name.       Grevillea spp.

Description. The Juniper Prostate Red Grevillea has red spider-like flowers coloured flowers that flower Winter and Spring. Tolerates light frost likes well drained soil in a sunny position. Grows to 0.4m high and 2.5m wide.


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Common name.      Grevillea - Scarlet Sprite

Botanical name.       Grevillea spp.

Description. The Scarlet Sprite Grevillea has red coloured flowers that flower most of the year. Frost hardy and grows to 1m high and 1m wide.




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Common name.      Grevillea - Splendour

Botanical name.       Grevillea spp.

Description. The Splendour Grevillea has red coloured flowers that flower most of the year with dark green oval shaped leaves. Tolerates light frost and grows to 2m high and 2m wide.


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Common name.      Grevillea - Superb

Botanical name.       Grevillea spp.

Description. The Superb Grevillea has apricot-orange coloured flowers that flower most of the year. Tolerates light frost and grows to 2m - 3m high and 2m wide.



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Common name.      Grevillea - Sylvia

Botanical name.       Grevillea spp.

Description. The Sylvia Grevillea has deep pink coloured flowers that are brilliant flowers for most of the year. Tolerates light frost and grows to 3m high and 2m wide.




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Common name.     Grevillea - Wynparra Gold

Botanical name.       Grevillea spp.

Description. The Wynparra Gold Grevillea has golden spike flowers coloured flowers that flower most of the year. Tolerates  frost likes well drained soil in a sunny position requires little water once established. Grows to 2m high and 3m wide.


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Common name.     King's Park Bottle Brush

Botanical name.       Callistemon "King's Park"

Description. The King's Park Bottle Brush has flowers with multiple heads on branch terminals which are bright red in colour. Thrives in an open position, is fast growing and it responds well to pruning after flowering. It is adaptable to a wide range of soil types though can suffer frost damage to the younger shoot growth when grown in areas that experience severe frost. Grows to 3m - 5m high.


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Common name.      Japanese Box

Botanical name.       Buxus microphylla

Description. The Japanese Box has bright green, oval shaped leaves. Grows to 2m - 3m high.




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Common name.      Laurustinus

Botanical name.       Viburnum tinus

Description. The Laurustinus has small, white flowers that grow in the winter . Grows to 2m - 7m high.



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Common name.      Lemon Citronella/Olive Tea Tree

Botanical name.       Leptospermum livisidgei

Description. The Lemon Tea Tree or Olive Tea Tree has white or pink flowers which are solitary, followed by a woody capsule. Can be used as mosquito repellent by rubbing the leaves onto skin. The dried leaves are used in tea, and as food flavouring. Grows to 4m high.


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Common name.      Lilac Bottle Brush

Botanical name.       Callistemon 'lilacinus'

Description. The Lilac Bottle Brush has sharp leaves with purple flowers. Grows to 2.5m - 4m high.



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Common name.      Lily Pilly

Botanical name.       Acmena smithii

Description. The Lilly Pilly has pink flowers and maroon edible berries. can tolerate both full sun and full shade, grown plants withstand dry periods and moderate frost. Grows to 3m - 20m high depending on pruning.



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Common name.      Lily Pilly - Aussie Boomer

Botanical name.       Syzygium Australe

Description. The Aussie Boomer Lilly Pilly has dark green leaves and non-invasive roots. Can easily be shaped to hedges. May bear pink fruit. Grows to 1.5m high, 1.5m wide.


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Common name.      Lily Pilly - Aussie Southern

Botanical name.       Syzygium Australe

Description. The Aussie Southern Lilly Pilly has round, dark green leaves and non-invasive roots. Can easily be shaped to hedges. May bear pink fruit. Grows to 1.5m high,1.5m wide.



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