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Scientific Name
Common Name
Height (m)
Width (m)
Flower Colour
Bird Attracting
Drought Tolerant
Frost Tolerant
Creek Species
Suitable Small Gardens
Suitable for Acreage
Koala Trees
Comments
(Plant species will be subject to availability) 
Brisbane Wattle
7
5
Y
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Large ornamental shrub
Mt Morgan Wattle
5
5
Y


 
 

 
 
Small tree, hardy
Broadleaf Apple
20
15
W


   


 Large attractive, shade tree
Kangaroo Paw
1
0.5
 Y/R
 
 
 
 

 
 
Strappy native, bright
Swamp Banksia
3
3
Y

 
 
 

 
 
Upright spreading shrub, very hardy 
Little Kurrawong
4
4
R
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Attractive, ornamental scrub 
Dawson River
5
4
R


  

  Attractive, weeping shrub 
Callistemon (cultivar)
Captain Cook
2
2
R
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Small, dense, bushy, weeping shrub 
Eureka
4
2.5
P/R
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Attractive Shrub 
Weeping Bottlebrush
8
3
R
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Attractive shrub, weeping habit
River She-Oak
20
15
W
 
 
 
 
 

 
Semi-deciduous tree, Occurs 
naturally along waterways
Spotted Gum
30
25
W
 

 
 
 

 
 Large, fast growing attractive tree
Gum-topped Box
25
20
W


 
 
 
 
 
Fast growing, strong tree 
Grey Ironbark
30
25
W

 
 
 
 
 

Large, hardy tree 
Qld Blue Gum/Forest
 40 
20
W

 
 

 

 
Large tree, strong timber
Scarlet Sprite
1.5
1.5
R
 
 
 
 

 
 
 Spiky, rounded habit
Grevillea (cultivar)
Splendour
2
 2
R
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 Fast growing, bushy scrub
Silky Oak
30
10
Y
 

 
 
 

 
Fast growing, hardy stately tree 
Dwarf Silky Oak
4
4
Y/R


 
 
 
 
 
Specimen shrub, hardy
Native Frangipani
12
6
Y
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Attractive, hardy, fast growing tree 
Spiny-head Mat-rush
1.5
1.5
 Y/P
 
 
 


 
 
Strappy rush, 
Excellent plant for erosion control
Qld Brush Box
15
10
W

 
 
 
 
 
 
 Attractive  shade tree with round crown
White Cedar
12
8
P
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 Native deciduous tree
Scrub Cherry
15
2.5
W

 
 
 
 
 
 
Fast growing, hardy, edible fruit
Coastal Rosemary
2
3.5
W
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hardy shrub with rounded habit

 

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