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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. Cordyline fruticosa Negra

    Cordyline fruticosa Negra

    Dark green new leaves change to deep red-black as the plant grows. Lovely in tropical and warm-climate gardens as a feature plant or in containers. Ideal indoor plant. Learn More
    $5.65
  2. Cordyline Suzie's Choice

    Cordyline Suzie's Choice

    Cute little pink cordy, hip-high and lolly-pink in its new leaves. Brighten up a shady subtropical garden or bring indoors to enjoy all year round in cooler regions.

    image: manuel mv via Flickr cropped to size.

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    $5.65
  3. Cordyline Tangelo

    Cordyline Tangelo

    Rich coral colour on new leaves and older leaf edges make this cordyline a striking addition to any tropical garden or indoor foliage planting. Learn More
    $5.65
  4. Cotoneaster horizontalis

    Cotoneaster horizontalis

    The plant you have been looking for and didn't even know it.  It's a resilient groundcover, it spreads in a neat herringbone - and if you plant it at the base of a wall it will grow as a kind of climber. Neat white flowers in summer and neat green leaves which it loses in winter. Bright red berries in autumn which stay on through winter. It's very tough and thrives down to -20C.  Learn More
    $3.95
  5. Croton Speckled

    Croton Speckled

    Brilliant all-purpose foliage plant or hedge, perfect in tropical gardens and containers. Foliage is vibrant green splashed with lime-yellow freckles.


    Image: © Czbrat | Dreamstime Stock Photos & Stock Free Images

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    $3.50

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  6. Ctenanthe burle marxii

    Ctenanthe burle marxii

    Striking foliage plant for indoors or tropical gardens. Compact-growing, ideal for underplanting. Herringbone patterned leaves are silver-green above, purple below. Likes humidity so give it a mist occasionally if growing indoors, to maintain humidity. Here's a useful article by gardener Arno King on ctenanthes Learn More
    $5.05
  7. Ctenanthe Grey Star

    Ctenanthe Grey Star

    Pewter and purple large striking leaves make this a highly attractive houseplant - or shade underplanting in tropical gardens. Loves humidity and regular water, preferably rainwater. Designer Arno King loves ctenanthes - read more here Learn More
    $5.05
  8. Cuphea hyssopifolia Aurea

    Cuphea hyssopifolia Aurea

    Golden-lime groundcover dotted with small mauve-purple flowers, ideal used as a low growing contrasting border or mass planting. Great for containers and baskets. Plant with white and mauve cuphea for a vibrant low maintenance groundcover. Learn More
    $3.55

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  9. Cuphea hyssopifolia Mauve

    Cuphea hyssopifolia Mauve

    Warm purple form of our popular hardy white cuphea. Tiny flowers throughout the year on this charming groundcover plant. Ideal for rockeries, ground cover, pots and baskets. Mix up with our other cupheas for a more interesting mass planting. Learn More
    $3.55

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  10. Cuphea hyssopifolia ‘Jocelyn’s Pink’

    Cuphea hyssopifolia ‘Jocelyn’s Pink’

    Pretty pink flowering cuphea, compact and low-growing, perfect for borders, baskets and containers. Plant in the foreground of your garden to enjoy the year round flowering. Learn More
    $4.60
  11. Adenium-Desert-Rose-flower

    Desert rose 'Bicolour' - Adenium

    Unusual hardy desert plant with white flowers edged in pink. Fantastic bonsai specimen. Forgiving if you forget to water your indoor plants! Learn More
    $4.90

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  12. Desert rose 'India White' - Adenium

    Desert rose 'India White' - Adenium

    Beautiful summer flowering succulent which loves full sun and is drought tolerant, can be grown as a bonsai or a longlived garden plant. India White blooms pure white with a lime throat, refreshing! Learn More
    $4.90

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  13. Dianella 'Silver Streak' variegated

    Dianella 'Silver Streak' variegated

    A lovely white-striped compact form of the native dianella. Ideal for adding light and colour to shaded areas of the garden, mass plantings, or jazzing up a dull border. Learn More
    $6.50
  14. Dichondra repens - kidneyweed

    Dichondra repens - kidneyweed

    Lush native groundcover perfect for creating a natural carpet in shaded areas of the garden. usually available February-March and July-September

    Image: Harry Rose from South West Rocks, Australia [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons
    Flower image: Harry Rose from South West Rocks, Australia [CC BY 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

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    $4.20
  15. Dracaena marginata ‘Black Knight’

    Dracaena marginata ‘Black Knight’

    Create a tropical look poolside using bold accent plants! Black Knight is hardy & low maintenance with slender red/burgundy edged leaves. Learn More
    $4.95

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  16. Elaeocarpus Eumundi

    Elaeocarpus Eumundi

    Beloved beautiful native quandong tree, very disease resistant and needs little maintenance. Sweet-scented cream flowers, glossy leaves with rich bronze new growth, elegant shape. Very popular street tree, responds well to hard pruning if necessary.
    We have limited stock so sales are reduced to 5 per order. Learn More
    $14.95

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  17. Erigeron - seaside daisy

    Erigeron - seaside daisy

    Robust yet dainty groundcover loves to grow, flower and thrive almost anywhere. Delicate white daisy flowers and soft ferny foliage. Plant between rocks and into paved areas, where it will self-seed and spread happily. Learn More
    $3.35

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  18. Eucharis - Amazon lily

    Eucharis - Amazon lily

    Stunningly beautiful in flower (which happens through the year), lush and green otherwise, this sought-after plant makes excellent underplanting in subtropical gardens or an impressive houseplant for cooler regions.

    Flower image: Jan Smith via Flickr cropped to size.

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    $5.95

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  19. Fatsia japonica - aralia

    Fatsia japonica - aralia

    Large palm-like, shiny leaves cover this tropical looking, evergreen shrub. Frost hardy when full-grown, despite its exotic appearance. Fantastic indoor plant. Great in shade. In autumn small white flowers appear in rounded clusters, followed by black berry fruits.

    Image source: Wikimedia Commons.

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    $3.35
  20. Ficus benjamina 'Midnight Beauty'

    Ficus benjamina 'Midnight Beauty'

    Perfect choice for indoor planting, bonsai, or pots. Beautiful weeping habit, dense dark dainty evergreen foliage. Will grow to a magnificent large shade tree in subtropical gardens, but stays under 2m in containers. Learn More
    $5.70
  21. Ficus benjamina 'Midnight Petite'

    Ficus benjamina 'Midnight Petite'

    Miniature version of 'Midnight Beauty', compact, cute and perfect for indoor decor and bonsai pots. Will only reach 3m unclipped, far less in containers. Evergreen and dainty. Learn More
    $5.70

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  22. Ficus elastica variegated - rubber plant

    Ficus elastica variegated - rubber plant

    Golden evergreen colour for offices and homes where it makes an easy-care houseplant; or for subtropical and tropicla gardens where it grows to an impressive tree. Big glossy leaves. Learn More
    $5.40
  23. Gardenia O SO FINE™

    Gardenia O SO FINE™

    Dwarf gardenia with fine slender leaves, makes a beautiful ground cover to only 30cm high. Dense foliage helps block out weeds. Starry white scented double flowers spring to autumn. Drought tolerant. Learn More
    $4.90
  24. Gordonia - fried egg plant

    Gordonia - fried egg plant

    Ideal small tree or screen for Australian gardens with glossy dark leaves and big white flowers in autumn-winter. Easy to grow and undemanding, given protection from frost while young. Would look wonderful planted alongside a white sasanqua camellia. The old flowers drop off and fall to the ground, sunny-side-up, so the plant always looks neat.

    image: Jan Smith via Flickr

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    $3.35
  25. Graptophyllum - holly fuchsia

    Graptophyllum - holly fuchsia

    Native rainforest Holly with clusters of crimson flowers and glossy evergreen foliage in the traditional holly shape. Grows to a neat hedge. Learn More
    $3.35

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