Australian Native Plants

Australian Native Plants

The OzNativePlants site presents photos and information covering a wide range of Australian native plants.

There are fact sheets for each plant including description, cultivation, propagation and wildlife interest.

The site is for anyone with an interest in Australian native plants in the bush or in the garden. Many of the well-known native plants such as eucalypts, banksias, bottlebrush plants are featured, along with some you are less likely to see.

lorikeet feeding in Grevillea Honey Gem
Lorikeet feeeding in Grevillea 'Honey Gem'

What's New

January 2010 : Australian Cycads
Australia has a large number of cycads (cycad plams). We have added to the cycad section of the site with a number of Macrozamia species.

July 25, 2009 : Hakeas
The Hakea genus contains a number of beautiful Australian Native flowers suitable for cultivation, as well as many species that are not commonly grown in gardens or landscape. The site now features a number of these plants.

June 20, 2009 : Bottlebrush update
Added several bottlebrush (Callistemon) native plants.

March 11, 2009 : More Grevilleas
Added some more of these great bird attracting plants ... great plants for attracting honeyeaters and lorikeets to your garden.

October 18, 2008 : Big Grevillea Update
Added some Grevilla species, with some nice close up photos of Grevillea flowers.

Grevillea collage

August 5, 2008 : Ferns
Some rainforest ferns added to the site, including the Staghorn Fern, Elkforn Fern and Birds Nest Fern

July 16, 2008 : Emubushes
Added some of the attractive Eremophila (Emubush) plants

June 20, 2008 : Grevilleas
Added a number of Grevillea species and cultivars.