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Plants For Shade

FERNS | GRASSES & GROUNDCOVER | FLOWERING | INDOOR PLANTS

If you have a space under trees that you would like to plant with ground cover; a shady border by a wall or fence; or a balcony that doesn't get much direct sun - then these shade tolerant plants will be ideal.

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  1. Westringia 'Jervis Gem'

    Westringia 'Jervis Gem'

    A compact form of the popular Wynyabbie Gem, with soft velvety silver-grey foliage, and lilac-blue flowers for most of the year. This native rosemary is great in coastal, roof-garden, and exposed sites as it puts up with salt and wind.

    "A dozen Callistemon 'Little John' and 6 Westringia fruticoa 'Jervis Gem' just arrived in top condition. Beautiful little plants bursting with good health and new growth. Couldn't be happier!" Anne - January 2017. Newcastle, NSW. Learn More
    $3.50
  2. Wasabi Mazuma

    Wasabi Mazuma

    The authentic stuff, not dyed horseradish! Grow your own fresh sushi paste - it takes a little care and attention but you'll be so proud you did, especially if you love your Japanese cuisine. 'Mazuma' is a highly regarded variety for its elegance, heat and sweetness.
    Plants shipped as plugs inside our tubestock pots (see photo), ready to plant or pot up.
    field image: sk via Flickr; root image: t-mizo via Flickrsculpture image: vera46 via Flickr cropped to size.

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    $8.95
  3. Viola hederacea - native violet

    Viola hederacea - native violet

    Native neat pretty ground cover with petite mauve and white flowers. Ideal lawn substitute in under-plantings beneath trees, and in shaded spots. Tuck it between pavers for a soft green pathway.Try it in hanging baskets and windowboxes Learn More
    $3.50
  4. Viola Baby Blue

    Viola Baby Blue

    Like the native violet but want more blue? This one's for you! Mini-pansy flowers in a soft lavender-sky, dainty dark green leaves, great groundcover for deep shade. Less spreading than the bicolour version, ideal for between pavers. Learn More
    $3.50
  5. Viburnum Dense Fence™

    Viburnum Dense Fence™

    The ultimate fast growing evergreen hedge for privacy screening. Finer leaf and denser foliage than Viburnum odoratissimum. Low maintenance, but trim regularly and be rewarded with vibrant red new foliage. Learn More
    $4.90
  6. Viburnum 'Emerald Lustre'

    Viburnum 'Emerald Lustre'

    Fast-growing, glossy-leaved hedging shrub, great for establishing new gardens. Bronze new leaves. A shiny-leafed version of sweet Viburnum, needs a goldilocks climate to grow its best - not too hot or cold or dry or wet. Learn More
    $3.50
  7. Trachelospermum Tricolour

    Trachelospermum Tricolour

    Always a favourite with our customers for its versatility and year round colour. Grow as a twining low ground cover, or as a climber up a trellis. Can be clipped to an effective tight low hedge. Variegated pink-cream evergreen leaves, highly scented white starry flowers in spring and summer. Learn More
    $3.50
  8. shooting-star-trachelospermum-asiaticum

    Trachelospermum SHOOTING STAR™

    A refreshing twist on a favourite groundcover. White-tipped evergreen foliage is almost hidden by white scented flowers during summer and autumn. Perfect for underplanting, ground cover and containers. Well-behaved, reaching only 1.5m wide unclipped. Learn More
    $4.90
  9. Trachelospermum FLAT MAT™

    Trachelospermum FLAT MAT™

    Dense compact evergreen carpet plant, perfect over a patio railing to enjoy the scented flowers. Will spread to 4m to cover embankments, rockeries, under trees and shrubs where you need evergreen ground cover. Fast to establish. Learn More
    $4.90
  10. Trachelospermum - star jasmine

    Trachelospermum - star jasmine

    Classic evergreen twining ground cover, low clipped hedge, or wall climber on a sturdy trellis. Highly perfumed white star-like flowers in spring and summer shine out against the dark green leaves. Learn More
    $3.50
  11. Tillandsia cyanea - air plant

    Tillandsia cyanea - air plant

    Wow! We expect these to fly out of the nursery as they are super-easy to look after and super-amazing in flower. Have fun displaying these in terrariums, pots, kokedamas, hanging baskets or tied to a piece of wood. Learn More
    $6.60
  12. Tibouchina ‘Noelene’

    Tibouchina ‘Noelene’

    Pretty white buds open to pink blossoms on this big evergreen shrub. Plant as a feature or shade tree in frost free sites. Will reach 6m full-grown so plant with this in mind. Learn More
    $3.60
  13. Tibouchina Skylab

    Tibouchina Skylab

    Give this climbing tibouchina a support or shrub as a leg-up and it will scramble skywards to 2m. Needs a frost-free garden where it will bloom through winter. Fun fact, kids: Skylab was a NASA space station, which fell to earth in Australia in 1979 Learn More
    $4.35
  14. Tibouchina 'Little Beauty'

    Tibouchina 'Little Beauty'

    Enchanting smaller version of a familiar favorite. Suited to borders, rockeries and mass plantings. Grows to 1m. More slender petals than Jazzie, in a warmer pink-purple tone; and neat pointed leaves. Learn More
    $5.45
  15. Tibouchina 'Lilac Time'

    Tibouchina 'Lilac Time'

    Slim privacy hedge for frost free areas, covered in large lilac-pink flowers and rose-red buds spring through summer. A versatile height for feature shrubs, hedging, large container planting. Learn More
    $5.45
  16. Tibouchina 'Illusion'

    Tibouchina 'Illusion'

    Kaleidoscope of lilac shades, the perfect feature plant for small gardens. Grows to a small tree, to 2.5m. Frost tender. Learn More
    $5.45

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  17. Tibouchina 'Chameleon'

    Tibouchina 'Chameleon'

    A splendid mid-size variety with two flowering seasons, blooming in shades of white, mauve, lilac and purple. Ideal for small to medium gardens, grows to 1.8m unclipped. Learn More
    $5.45
  18. Tibouchina 'Allure'

    Tibouchina 'Allure'

    Gorgeous lilac purple blooms on a dense, low growing shrub to 1m. Suited to small gardens and container planting. All the style and colour of a tree tibouchina in a compact package! Learn More
    $5.45
  19. Syzygium 'Glasshouse Select' - lilly pilly

    Syzygium 'Glasshouse Select' - lilly pilly

    Specially selected for compact, tight growth and bronze new leaves. Fast growing, and great resistance to pesky psyllids. Excellent for all hedging, edging and screening, and loved by wildlife. 3-5m unclipped, but happy to be pruned to size. A great all-rounder.

    We are Prohibited to sell this product to South Australia.

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    $3.75

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  20. Syzygium 'Elite' - lilly pilly

    Syzygium 'Elite' - lilly pilly

    Gently weeping branches and a dense growth habit with bronze coloured new growth. One of the best for topiary and hedges to 5m tall. Attracts native birds to the garden when flowering, for its berries, and as a refuge plant.

    We are Prohibited to sell this product to South Australia.

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    $3.75
  21. Syzygium 'Bush Christmas' - lilly pilly

    Syzygium 'Bush Christmas' - lilly pilly

    Stunning orange-crimson new growth and glossy foliage on this compact, dense-growing variety. Fine small leaf, excellent for clipping, hedging, screening, topiary, and in pots. Can hard prune to only 1m tall. White flowers in Spring, followed by red fruits in summer which the birds love. It's an all-round winner. Learn More
    $3.75
  22. Strobilanthes - Goldfussia

    Strobilanthes - Goldfussia

    Striking deep purple foliage, and small pink-lilac flowers in winter-spring. Loves warm sheltered humid locations. Leaf colour is brighter in sun, but will grow happily in shade. Also known as Persian Shield. Learn More
    $3.60
  23. Strelitzia reginae - bird of paradise

    Strelitzia reginae - bird of paradise

    Unmistakable in flower, this dramatic landscaping plant is tough and hardier than its tropical looks suggest. Bird-like bright orange blooms, excellent as cut flowers. Plant it poolside, in beds and borders, in pots on the deck. Learn More
    $5.10
  24. Strelitzia nicolai - Giant Bird of Paradise

    Strelitzia nicolai - giant bird of paradise

    A grand foliage plant growing to 10 metres, perfect for large, tropical themed gardens. Grows as far south as Melbourne in frost free areas. For a more compact variety, try our Strelitzia reginae bird of paradise

    Flower image: Paul Dunleavy via Flickr Cropped to size. Foliage image: Ies Canarias Instituto via Flickr Cropped to size.

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    $5.10
  25. Spathiphyllum Sensation Little - peace lily

    Spathiphyllum Sensation Little - peace lily

    Breathe cleaner air with a peace lily they soak up harmful chemicals making them a great choice for homes and offices. Sensation is the biggest peace lily to 2m - luckily this 'Sensation Little' version at 70cm is much more compact and easier to site! Big broad rounded deep green leaves, white sail-like flowers, happy in shade.

    image: Forest & Kim Starr via Flickr

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    $5.15

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