Shade loving and sun loving plants.

Shade loving plants can tolerate morning sun only

Ground covers

Rhoeo spathacea

Anemone

Lamium

Heuchera

Liriope muscari

Mondo grass

Plants up to one meter

Cast iron plant

Bromeliads

Birds nest fern

Liriope gigantum

Clivia miniata

Hellebores

Plants one to two meters

Dicksonia Tree fern

Plectranthus

Hosta

Arthropodium

Hydrangea

Fuchsia

Plants two to five meters

Camellia japonica

Pieris japonica

Sarcococca confuse

 

Sun loving plants need at least six hours of sun a day.

Sun loving ground covers

Arenaria montana

Verbena

Million bells

Myoporum parvifolium

Scaevola aemula

Grevillea Mt Tamboritha

Bacopa

Correa reflexa

Scleranthus biflorus

Thyme

Dicondra repens

Ajuga

Sun loving garden edging plants

Brachyscome

Lomandra ‘Little con’

Seaside daisy

Festuca glauca

Agapanthus dwarf

Dwarf English box

Hebe ‘Emerald green’

Dianella ‘Silver streak’

Plants to 1 meter

Convolvulus cneorum

Lavander

Rosemary

Pimelea

Cistus

Azalea

Felicia

Plumbago

Diosma

Plants to 2 meters

Westringia fructosia ‘Whynyabbie gem’

Philadelphus mexicunus

Choisya ternatta

Murraya paniculata

Camelia sasanqua

Hebes

Hymenosporum ‘Gold nugget’

Syzygium austral ‘Bush Christmas’

Quick screening plants

Vibernum tinus

Acmena smithii ‘Cherry suprise’ or ‘Hot flush’

Photinia robusta

Ficus hillii

Pittosporum ‘Silver screen’

The best Australian native plants

Aussi Trees

Eucalyptus leucoxylon ‘Euky dwarf’

Acacia cognate

Acacia cognate ‘Burgandy cascade’

Eucalyptus caesia ‘Silver princess’

Corymbia citriodora ‘Dwarf pink’

Corymbia ficifolia

Agonis flexuosa ‘Burgandy’

Aussi Shrubs to 1 meter

Acacia cognate ‘Limelight’, ‘Dazzler’ or ‘Mini cog’

Grevillea superb

Grevillea ‘Robyn gordon’

Pimelea ferruginea

Adenanthos sericeus

Callistemon pallidus

Callistemon ‘White anzac’

Correa alba

Aussi Ground covers

Casuarina glauca ‘Cousin it’

Scaevola aemula

Brachyscome

Correa reflexa

Leucophyta brownie

Myoporum parvifolium

Chrysocephalum apiculatum

Grevillea ‘Mt Tamboritha’

Bracteantha bracteata

Aussi Grasses

Kangaroo paw

Lomandra tanika ‘Seascape’

Dianella ‘Silver streak’

Carex testacea