Red Eyed Wattle
Shrub to 3m by 3m wide, Yellow flowers during late spring and summer. Bird attracting, butterfly attracting, dieback resistant.
Dune Moses, Panjang
Dense compact shrub to 1m high, masses of yellow flowers June to November. Bird attracting.
Much branched small to medium upright to sprawling shrub 0.5 to 2m high. Common on the Swan Coastal Plain and […]
Summer Scented Wattle
A coastal shrub or small tree, to 5m (up to 10 metres) and found mainly on consolidated dunes. Plants sucker […]
A fast growing dense shrub or small tree 2-6m high, branchlets are often pendulous. “Coojong” is as coloniser species of […]
Dense bushy shrub to 2m, occurs in sand or near coastal limestone. Yellow flowers winter to spring.
White Stemmed Wattle
Tall shrub 2 to 4m high with smooth grey bark. Occurs on coastal sand dunes and limestone ridges. Can form […]
A spreading rhizomatous tufted perennial, Acanthocarpus preissii will generally grow no higher than 0.5 metres, but can spread to cover […]
A graceful tree to 12m high by 3m wide with spreading branches and drooping foliage. The tree provides shelter for […]
Tree 5 -15m high with male and female plants (Dioecious). Flowers reddish brown May to October. Common Sheoak was cut […]
Dwarf sheoak is a shrub to 2m high and has male and female plants (dioecious). male flowers are reddish brown […]
Dune sheoak is an upright large shrub 3-4 metres tall. There are separate male and female plants (dioecious). Dune sheoak […]
Dysentry Bush is an erect to spreading shrub with neat elliptical leathery leaves. The small starlike flowers are white with […]
Coastal angianthus is a small bushy compact shrub 0.2-0.5 metres high. It occurs on coastal limestone and dunes and is […]
Catspaw is an herbaceous perennial to 0.5m high. Yellow and red flowers in winter and spring. Bird attracting.
Mangles Kangaroo Paw
Mangles Kangaroo Paw is an herbaceous perennial to 1m high by 1m wide with red and green flowers during spring […]
Erect shrub 1 – 2.5m high. Flower yellow with maroon stripes September to October and April to May. Occurs on […]
Erect much branched shrub to 2.5m high branching from the base. Flower yellow with purple stripes June to October. Occurs […]
Erect slender shrub 0.6 to 1.5m high. Yellow, red and brown pea flowers in winter and spring. Found in coastal […]
Spreading to erect shrub to 0.5 1.5metres high. Grey foliage, flowers in spring.
Erect shrub 1m to 2.5m high. Occurs on coastal sand dunes and flowers Autumn to winter. Bush tucker plant with […]
Feather Spear Grass
Perennial grass, culms arising from horizontal rhizome, slender, branched upwards, 1-3m tall. Flowers spring – summer. Butterfly attracting.
Shrub to 4 metres or tree to 8m high. Bright yellow candle like flowers in spring. Bird attracting, Carnaby Cockatoo.
Low groundcovering shrub 3m wide, golden – orange flowers winter to spring. Bird attracting, dieback susceptible.
Tree to 10m by 3m wide golden flowers during spring and summer. Bird attracting, butterfly attracting, dieback susceptible.
Tree to 10m high by 5m wide, yellowish – brown flowers during autumn to winter. Found along watercourses and seasonally […]
Tree or shrub to 2- 6m high usually with a lignotuber. Red, yellow flowers during autumn and winter. Bird attracting, […]
Prickly shrub to 4m high by 3m wide, yellow flowers autumn to summer. Bird attracting, butterfly attracting, Carnaby Cockatoo, dieback […]
Rhizomatous colonising perennial sedge up to 1.2m high. Occurs in seasonally waterlogged soil around winter wet depressions.
Sheath Twig Sedge
Baumea vaginalis is rhizomatous perennial sedge to 1.5m high. Occurs along watercourses, swaqmps and winter wet depressions. Brown flowers in […]
Australian Bluebell is a twining shrub or climber with bright green leathery leaves. Vivid blue hanging bell flowers in spring […]
Common Brown Pea
Low shrub to 0.6 metres high with the leaves arranged in two opposite rows. Pea flowers brown – yellow July […]
Swan River Daisy
Erect annual to 0.3m high, flowers white and blue winter to spring.
Herbaceous perennial, stem to 0.3 metres high, white flowers winter to spring.
Rottnest Island Pine
Shrub or tree to 6m high. Male cones recorded October November.
Erect compact or spreading shrub to 1m to 2m high. deep red flowers winter to spring.
Silky Leaved Blood Flower
Erect to open shrub to 1.5m high. Blood red flowers during winter to summer.
Prostrate perennial herb to 0.3 metres high. Flowers purple, pink or white in winter to spring.
Centella is a stoloniferous perennial herb to 0.3 metres high. Found around winter wet depressions and swamps. Flowers are pink, […]
Rhizomatous perennial grass like herb that is a tufted relative of the Kangaroo Paws. Occurs in dry and wetland soils. […]
Rhizomatous perennial grass like herb to 0.4 metres high. Globular yellow flower heads August to September.
Tree to 30 to 40m high on the Darling Range and 10-20 high on the Swan Coastal Plain. Cream flowers […]
Cycnogeton (Triglochin) huegelii
Rhizomatous and tuberous aquatic and perennial herb 0.3 to 2 metres high. Occurs in swamps and along rivers and creeks. […]
Flax Lily, Blueberry Lily
Rhizomatous strap leaved perennial herb to 0.5 metres high with a 1 metre high flowering panicle. Blue flowers followed by […]
Rounded erect bushy shrub 0.5 to 2 metres high. Orange, pendulous flower heads July to September. Musky aroma from flowers […]
Coast Hop Bush
An erect to spreading shrub, Dodonaea aptera can gain a height of up to 3m high. It occurs naturally on […]
Erect shrub or small tree, up to 4.5 m. Fruit yellow to red or orange – brown, endemic to the […]
Prostrate to erect shrub to 1 metre high. Soft grey foliage, flowers May to September.
Erect to spreading shrub 0.3 to 1m high. Orange flowers spring to summer.
Shrub to 1m high, Grey foliage with orange and red flowers during spring and summer. Bird attracting.
Limestone Marlock, redheart.
Tree to 9m high by 3m wide, cream flowers during spring and early summer.
Slender mallee or tree 2-5 metres high. Grey or red/brown bark, flowers creamy yellow winter to summer.
The quintessential and iconic Perth coastal native tree, Eucalyptus gomphocephala is more commonly known as Tuart and can reach a height […]
Tree 10 to 46 metres high, 10 to 15 metres on the western side of the Swan Coastal Plain and […]
Small mallee 1.5 to 4m high, smooth bark grey over beige. Occurs on white, grey and yellow sands and limestone. […]
Tree 5 to 8 metres high. Bark ashy grey, rough and persistent throughout. White or cream flowers during summer.
Knotted Club Rush
Rhizomatous tufted perennial sedge 0.4 to 1 metre high. Brown globular flower heads near to the top of the stems. […]
Ground covering shrub to 0.3m high x 2m wide. Occurs on coastal limestone and around saline lakes and flats. Pink […]
Bacon and Eggs
Small shrub to 0.2 to 0.7m high. red (orange) and yellow (brown) pea flowers, winter to spring.
Erect or spreading shrub to 0.2 to 0.8 metres high. Yellow and red pea flowers winter to spring.
Erect shrub 0.2 to 0.8 metres high.Pale yellow pea flowers in winter to spring.
Erect shrub to 0.3 to 1 metre high. Yellow pea flowers mainly in winter to spring. Bee attracting and shade […]
Spreading shrub 0.6 to 2 metres high. Occurs in white or yellow sand over limestone and dunes. White flowers from […]
Small spreading shrub 0.4 to 1.5m high. Mauve flowers with a black centre from winter to spring.
Haemodorum laxum is a small bulbaceous perennial herb. The plant with the flowering stem is up to 0.6 to 1.4 […]
Haemodorum paniculatum is a small bulbaceous perennial herb. The plant with the flowering stem is up to 0.4 to 1.8 […]
Haemodorum spicatum is a small bulbaceous perennial herb. The plant with the flowering stem is up to 0.3 to 2.0 […]
Erect non lignotuberous shrub 0.3 to 2 metres high. Flowers white or cream in winter to spring.
Erect to sprawling lignotuberous shrub to 0.4 to 1.5m high, with scented white flowers in winter. Bird, Bee and Butterfly […]
Erect to spreading non lignotuberous shrub 0.3 to 5 metres high. White flowers winter to spring.
Lignotuberous shrub to 0.5 to 3 metres high. Intense flowering stems of cream flowers in summer.
Rounded or open non lignotuberous shrub 1 to 4 metres high. Two distinctly different leaf shapes, flowers white July to […]
Twining shrub or climber, masses of Purple pea flowers in winter to spring. Shade tolerant, Bird, Bee and Butterfly attracting […]
Spreading prostrate ground cover with mauve/purple or white flowers mainly through spring and summer. Shade tolerant Butterfly attracting plant. Dieback […]
Erect or sprawling shrub 1 to 3m high. Yellow flowers August to December
Swan River Myrtle
Small multi stemmed shrub to 1m, pink/purple flowers July to October.
Small sedge to 0.6m, occurs in mud or sand in winter wet depressions, flowers October to December.
Erect shrub to 4m high, branchlets crowded, yellow pea flowers August to March. Occurs in wet and dry soils of […]
An erect shrub to 4m high with pendulous branches, yellow/orange pea flowers most of the year.
Twining or trailing shrub or climber orange/red pea flowers during late winter to spring.
Prostrate ground cover with large leaves and bright red pea flowers in winter to spring. Bird and Bee attracting,shade tolerant.
Small compact silvery shrub to 0.2 to 0.7 metres high, covered in tight velvety hair. Occurs on coastal dune and […]
Prostrate to adscending perennial herb 0.1 to 0.5 metres high. A stoloniferous groundcover that inhabits wetlands, blue flowers all year […]
Shrub to 0.4 to 2 metres high. White or cream flowers during winter to summer.
Melaleuca huegelii forms a large shrub that can grow up to 5 meters tall. It occurs naturally on coastal limestone […]
Rottnest Tea Tree
Melaleuca lanceolata commonly known as the Rottnest Teatree is a large spreading tree that can reach 10m in height. It […]
Tree to 9m high associated with swamps, salt marshes, lakeas and watercourses. Cream flowers during spring to early summer.
Erect to spreading shrub 0.5 to to 2 metres high. Occurs on coastal dunes and rocky limestone. Cream-white flowers in […]
Shrub 1.5 to 5 metres high associated with winter wet depressions and swamps. White flowers during spring to summer.
Muehlenbeckia adpressa is a twining shrub or climber with green flowers in spring. An unusual species, which with its somewhat […]