Nursery Species List

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This page lists the indigenous plant species for sale at the Shire (Briars) Nursery. This is not the full list of plants available – visit the Shire Nursery to discover the full range of indigenous and Australian native plants.

Click on the name of the indigenous plants for images and information.

The Shire Nursery is open Wednesday to Friday from 9am to 3.30pm and the first Saturday of each month from 9am to 1pm. For further information please contact the Briars Nursery on 5974 8417.

 Indigenous plants   Tubestock $2.20 each
   
 Ground covers, creepers and climbers  
 Botanical name  Common name
 Acaena novae-zelandiae  Bidgee Widgee
 Billardiera scandens  Common Apple Berry
 Carpobrotus rossii  Native pigface, Karkalla
 Chrysocephalum apiculatum   Common Everlasting, Yellow Buttons
 Clematis aristata  Old Man's Beard
 Clematis microphylla  Small-leafed Clematis
 Dichondra repens  Kidney Weed
 Disphyma crassifolium  Rounded noon flower
 Enchylaena tomentosa  Ruby Salt-bush
 Kennedia prostrata  Running Postman
 Lobelia anceps  Angled Lobelia
 Persicaria decipiens  Slender Knotweed
 Prostrate Goodenia ovata  Hop Goodenia
 Tetragonia implexicoma  Bower Spinnach
 Viola hederacea  Native Violet
 Zygophyllum billardierei  Coast Twin-leaf
   
 Grasses and tussocks  
 Botanical name  Common name
 Austrodanthonia caespitosa  Common Wallaby Grass
 Austrodanthonia geniculata  Kneed Wallaby Grass
 Austrostipa elegantissima  Feather Spear-grass
 Austrostipa flavescens  Spear-grass
 Carex fasicularis  Tassel sedge
 Carex appressa   Tall Sedge
 Dianella brevicaulis  Small Flax-lily
 Dianella longifolia  Pale or Smooth Flax-lily
 Dianella revoluta  Black Anther or Spreading Flax-lily
 Dianella tasmanica  Tasman Flax-lily
 Ficinia nodos  Knobby club-rush
 Lomandra longifolia  Spiny-headed Mat-rush
 Microlaena stipoides  Weeping Grass
 Patersonia occidentalis  Long Purple-flag
 Poa sp. Labillardieri,tenera,morrisii, siebieriana  Tussock Grasses
 Themeda triandra  Kangaroo Grass
   
 Wildflowers  
 Botanical name  Common name
 Arthropodium strictum  Chocolate Lily
 Helichrysum scorpioides  Button or Curling Everlasting
 Patersonia occidentalis  Long Purple-flag
 Stylidium graminifolium  Grass Trigger Plant
   
 Shrubs  
 Botanical name  Common name
 Acacia suaveolens  Sweet Wattle
 Acacia verticillata  Prickly Moses
 Acacia paradoxa  Hedge Wattle
 Atriplex cinerea  Coast or Grey Saltbush
 Coprosma quadrifida  Prickly currant bush
 Cassinia aculeata  Common Cassinia, Dogwood
 Correa alba  White Correa
 Correa reflexa  Common Correa
 Eutaxia microphylla  Small-leaved Eutaxia
 Goodenia ovata  Hop Goodenia
 Indigofera australis  Austral Indigo
 Leucophyta brownii  Cushion Bush
 Olearia axillaris  Coast Daisy-bush
 Olearia glutinosa  Sticky Daisy-bush
 Olearia lirata  Snowy Daisy-bush
 Olearia ramulosa  Twiggy Daisy-bush
 Ozothamnus ferrugineus  Tree Everlasting
 Pelargonium australe  Austral Stork's-bill
 Rhagodia candolleana  Seaberry Saltbush
   
 Large schrubs and trees  
 Botanical name  Common name
 Acacia implexa  Lightwood
 Acacia mearnsii  Black Wattle
 Acacia melanoxylon  Blackwood
 Acacia myrtifolia  Myrtle Wattle
 Acacia retinodes  Wirilda, Swamp Wattle
 Acacia sophorae  Coastal Wattle
 Allocasuarina littoralis  Black Sheoke
 Allocasuarina verticillata  Coast or Drooping Sheoke
 Banksia integrifolia  Coast Banksia
 Banksia marginata  Silver Banksia
 Bursaria spinosa  Sweet Bursaria
 Dodonea viscosa  Wedge-Leaf Hop Bush
 Eucalyptus obliqua  Messmate
 Eucalyptus ovata  Swamp Gum
 Eucalyptus radiata  Narrow-leaved Peppermint
 Eucalyptus pauciflora  Snow gum
 Eucalyptus viminalis spp. pryoriana  Coast Manna Gum
 Kunzea ericoides  Burgan
 Leptospermum continentale  Prickly Tea-tree
 Leptospermum laevigatum  Coast Tea-tree
 Leptospermum lanigerum  Woolly Tea-tree
 Leptospermum myrsinoides  Silky Tea-tree
 Melaleuca ericifolia  Swamp Paperbark
 Melaleuca lanceolata  Moonah
 Melaleuca squarrosa  Scented Paperbark
 Myoporum insulare  Boobialla
 Solanum aviculare  Kangaroo Apple