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Shrubs 5


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Common name.      Sacred Bamboo

Botanical name.       Nandina domestica

Description. The Sacred Bamboo is not a true bamboo but a shrub that has bright red berries. Grows to 2m high and 1.5m wide.


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Common name.      Serissa

Botanical name.       Serrisa foetida/Serrisa japonica

Description. The Serrisa is a small shrub that can be grown into a bonsai and has snowy leaves and flowers growing all year round. Grows to 45 - 60cm high.




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Common name.      Sheena's Gold

Botanical name.       Duranta repens

Description. The Sheena's Gold is a small shrub - tree that grows golden - orange berries. Grows to 6m high.



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Common name.      Snow Flake

Botanical name.       Euphorbia leucocephala

Description. The Snow Flake has white flowers that grow in autumn and winter. likes well drained soil and full sun. Grows to 2m high and 3m wide.



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Common name.      Swamp May

Botanical name.       Leptospermum livisidgei

Description. The Swamp May 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.      Sweet Viburnum

Botanical name.       Viburnum odoratissimum

Description. The Sweet Viburnum has glossy elliptic leaves followed by red berries. Grows to 9m high.



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Common name.     Tea-Tree "Cardwell"

Botanical name.       Leptospermum flavescens

Description. The Tea-Tree is a small, white flowered, shrub. Requires full sun/Light shade and any light soil, providing it's well drained. Grows to 2m high and 2m wide.


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Common name.      Tibouchina

Botanical name.       Tibouchina jules

Description. The Tibouchina is a purple flowering shrub. Requires full sun with lots of watering. Grows to 1m high and 1m wide.



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Common name.      White Anzac

Botanical name.       Callistemon citrinus

Description. The White Anzac Callistemon has white stamens/flowers most of the year. Birds use this shrub as a source of food. Grows to1 -3m high.



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Common name.      Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

Botanical name.       Brunfelsia latifolia

Description. The Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow represent the three different colours of the plant this being light purple, dark purple and white irrespectively. Grows to 1.8m high.



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