Trees

Scientific Name
Common Name
Height metres
Description
Arytera
Livistona
 Cabbage Tree Palm
10 -20m P

Tall slender palm tree, bright green fronds.

 Livistona australis

Tall slender palm tree, bright green fronds.


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Pine
 White Cypress Pine
15m T

Local species, dense pyramidal shaped tree.

 Callitris glaucophylla

Local species, dense pyramidal shaped tree.



Ficus (Fig)
 Morton Bay Fig
30-40m A

Large spreading tree, glossy green leaves. 

 Ficus macrophylla

Large spreading tree, glossy green leaves. 



Flindersia
 Native Teak
20-30m T A

Tall tree, pinnate leaves, white flowers.

 Flindersia australis

Tall tree, pinnate leaves, white flowers.



Waterhousia
 Weeping Lilly-pilly
8m P A

Medium tree, glossy weeping green leaves, white flowers spring - summer.

 Syzyguim floribunda

Medium tree, glossy weeping green leaves, white flowers spring - summer.



Stenocarpus
 Firewheel Tree
10m T

Spectacular tree, glossy dark green leaves, orange-red flowers in whorls late spring - early summer.

 Stenocarpus sinuatus

Spectacular tree, glossy dark green leaves, orange-red flowers in whorls late spring - early summer.



Acacia (Wattle) FAMILY: MIMOSACEAE
 Cooba
4-10m T

Local species, pendulous green foliage, pale yellow flowers, most soils.

 Acacia salicina

Local species, pendulous green foliage, pale yellow flowers, most soils.



 River Cooba
4-10m T

Local species, erect weeping small tree, pale yellow flowers, most soils

 Acacia stenophylla

Local species, erect weeping small tree, pale yellow flowers, most soils



Adansonia FAMILY: BOMBACACEAE
Allocasuarina (She-oak) FAMILY: CASUARINCEAE
Angophora (Eucalypt) FAMILY: MYRTACEAE
 Smooth-barked Apple Gum
10-20m T A

Ornamental tree, new bark salmon pink, many white flowers late spring - early summer,  most soils.

 Angophora costata

Ornamental tree, new bark salmon pink, many white flowers late spring - early summer,  most soils.



Agonis (Willow Myrtle) FAMILY: MYRTACEAE
 Willow Myrtle
6-10m T, A

Medium tree, weeping habit, clusters of white flowers spring.

 Agonis flexuosa

Medium tree, weeping habit, clusters of white flowers spring.


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Banksia FAMILY: PROTEACEAE
 Coast Banksia
4-7m T P

Medium tree, yellow flower spikes summer-autumn.

 Banksia integrifolia

Medium tree, yellow flower spikes summer-autumn.


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Brachycyhiton
 Lacebark
8-16m A

Spreading deciduous tree, pink flowers late spring-early summer, suitable most soils.

 Brachychiton discolor

Spreading deciduous tree, pink flowers late spring-early summer, suitable most soils.



 Illawarra Flame Tree
5-10m A

Medium tree, partly deciduates late spring, red flowers during early summer.

 Brachycyhiton acerirfolius

Medium tree, partly deciduates late spring, red flowers during early summer.


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 Broad-leaved Bottle Tree
5-8m P A

Deciduous tree, cream-white flowers spring.

 Brachycyhiton australis

Deciduous tree, cream-white flowers spring.



 Kurrajong
5-10m T A

Local species, dense crowned tree, small cream-white bell shaped flowers, most soils.

 Brachycyhiton populneus

Local species, dense crowned tree, small cream-white bell shaped flowers, most soils.



 Queensland Bottle Tree
8m P A

Semi-deciduous tree, small white flowers, suitable most soils.

 Brachycyhiton rupestris

Semi-deciduous tree, small white flowers, suitable most soils.



Casuarina (She-oak)
 Belah
5-20m T

Local species, rough bark, narrow leaves, most soils.

 Casuarina cristata

Local species, rough bark, narrow leaves, most soils.



 River She-oak
12-30m T

Local species, weeping habit, most soils.

 Casuarina cunninghamiana

Local species, weeping habit, most soils.



Corymbia (Eucalypt)
 Lemon-scented Gum
25-30m T A

Large attractive tree, white flowers spring, smooth white - pale grey bark, aromatic lemon-scented leaves.

 Corymbia citriodora

Large attractive tree, white flowers spring, smooth white - pale grey bark, aromatic lemon-scented leaves.



 Yellow Bloodwood
8-10m T A

Medium tree, flaky yellow-brown bark, leaves green, white flowers, most soils.

 Corymbia eximia

Medium tree, flaky yellow-brown bark, leaves green, white flowers, most soils.


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 Dwarf Yellow Bloodwood
6-8m

Comapact small to medium tree, masses of large showy white flower spring.

 Corymbia eximia nana

Comapact small to medium tree, masses of large showy white flower spring.



 WA Flowering Gum
7-10m T, A

Medium tree, large red-orange-pink flowers December - January, most soils.

 Corymbia ficifolia

Medium tree, large red-orange-pink flowers December - January, most soils.


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 Flame Red (grafted)
4-6m A

Grafted tree, masses large red flowers December - January cultivars

 Corymbia ficifolia

Grafted tree, masses large red flowers December - January cultivars


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 Spotted Gum
30-45m T, A

Large tree, smooth mottled grey bark, white flowers, most soils.

 Corymbia maculata

Large tree, smooth mottled grey bark, white flowers, most soils.



Eucalyptus (Eucalypt)
 Silver Princess
8m T, A

Highly ornemental, pendent habit, silver-grey leaves, fruit, and young stems, with large red-pink flowers

 Ecualyptus caesia ssp magna

Highly ornemental, pendent habit, silver-grey leaves, fruit, and young stems, with large red-pink flowers


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 White Box
16m T

Medium upright tree, light grey bark, leaves silvery grey, white-cream flowers summer - winter.

 Eucalyptus albens

Medium upright tree, light grey bark, leaves silvery grey, white-cream flowers summer - winter.



 Port Lincoln Gum
4-6m T

Small branched mallee, green foliage, purple-pink-mauve flowers, suitable most soils.

 Eucalyptus albopurpurea

Small branched mallee, green foliage, purple-pink-mauve flowers, suitable most soils.


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 Blakely's red gum
18m T

Local species. Large upright tree, flowers white.

 Eucalyptus blakelyi

Local species. Large upright tree, flowers white.



 Silverton Gum
12m T

Large erect tree, white flowers, suitable most soils.

 Eucalyptus camaldulensis (subcinerea)

Large erect tree, white flowers, suitable most soils.



 River Peppermint
12 - 18m T

Erect medium tree, drooping branches, smooth white bark upper branches, grey rough barked trunk, white flowers. 

 Eucalyptus elata

Erect medium tree, drooping branches, smooth white bark upper branches, grey rough barked trunk, white flowers. 



 Illyarie
8m T

Small tree, large green leaves, bright yellow flowers with red caps, most soils.

 Eucalyptus erythrocorys

Small tree, large green leaves, bright yellow flowers with red caps, most soils.



 Blue Mallet
6-9m T

Small erect tree, blue-breen foliage, smooth pale brown bark, pale yellow flowers winter.

 Eucalyptus gardneri

Small erect tree, blue-breen foliage, smooth pale brown bark, pale yellow flowers winter.



 Torwood
6-8m T P A

Small to medium tree, very floriferous, salmon pink flowers September - October. 

 Eucalyptus hybrid

Small to medium tree, very floriferous, salmon pink flowers September - October. 


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 Kingmill�s Mallee
5-6 m P

Small mallee with compact habitat, large pink flowers, well drained soils.

 Eucalyptus kingsmillii

Small mallee with compact habitat, large pink flowers, well drained soils.



 Black Box
15-20m T

Local species, large tree, small white and at times pink flowers, wet conditions.

 Eucalyptus largiflorens

Local species, large tree, small white and at times pink flowers, wet conditions.



 Red-flowered Yellow Gum
6-8m T

Small tree, profuse pink-red flowers in April-July. Most soils.

 Eucalyptus leucoxylon ssp megalocarpa

Small tree, profuse pink-red flowers in April-July. Most soils.


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 Yellow Box
20-35m T

Local species, large tree, white flowers, drooping foliage, most well drained soils.

 Eucalyptus meliodora

Local species, large tree, white flowers, drooping foliage, most well drained soils.



 Grey Box
15-25m T

Local species, large tree, rough grey bark, small white flowers, most soils

 Eucalyptus microcarpa

Local species, large tree, rough grey bark, small white flowers, most soils



 Willow Peppermint
8-12m T, A

Medium erect tree, willowy foliage, white flowers, most soils

 Eucalyptus nicholii

Medium erect tree, willowy foliage, white flowers, most soils



 
6-8m T

Small tree, profuse red-pink flowers during autumn - winter, most soils

 Eucalyptus petiolaris

Small tree, profuse red-pink flowers during autumn - winter, most soils


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 Red Box
12m T

Medium sized tree, light brown-grey bark, ovate to oval blue - grey leaves, white flowers spring - summer.

 Eucalyptus polyanthemos

Medium sized tree, light brown-grey bark, ovate to oval blue - grey leaves, white flowers spring - summer.



 Bimble Box
10-15m T

Local species, medium tree, small white flowers, most soils.

 Eucalyptus populnea

Local species, medium tree, small white flowers, most soils.



 Swamp Mahogany
10m T

Medium tree, dark green leaves, white flowers, most soils, damp conditions.

 Eucalyptus robusta

Medium tree, dark green leaves, white flowers, most soils, damp conditions.



 Sydney Blue Gum
30-40m T, A

Tall tree, white smooth bark, white flowers, most soils.

 Eucalyptus salignia

Tall tree, white smooth bark, white flowers, most soils.



 Salmon Gum
18 - 20m T

Fast growing large open tree, smooth salmon coloured bark, small cream flowers.

 Eucalyptus salmonophloia

Fast growing large open tree, smooth salmon coloured bark, small cream flowers.



 Suggan Buggan Mallee
5 - 8m P

Attractive multi-stemmed mallee, smooth grey green bark and bluish green leaves, with cream flowers.

 Eucalyptus saxatillis

Attractive multi-stemmed mallee, smooth grey green bark and bluish green leaves, with cream flowers.



 Mugga Ironbark
10-15m T, A

Medium tree, grey to black bark, grey-blue foliage, flowers pink, most soils.

 Eucalyptus sideroxylon rosea

Medium tree, grey to black bark, grey-blue foliage, flowers pink, most soils.



 Strickland�s Gum
6-8m T

Small tree, clusters of yellow flowers in summer, most soils.

 Eucalyptus stricklandii

Small tree, clusters of yellow flowers in summer, most soils.



 Coral Gum
5-7m T

Small tree, rough grey bark, red-pink flowers any time of the year, most soils.

 Eucalyptus torquata

Small tree, rough grey bark, red-pink flowers any time of the year, most soils.



 Little Ghost Gum
3 - 8m T, P

Ornamental small to medium open tree, smooth white bark, white - cream flowers in summer.

 Eucalyptus victrix

Ornamental small to medium open tree, smooth white bark, white - cream flowers in summer.



 Green Mallee
5-7m T

Local species, hardy slender mallee, dark green narrow leaves, white flowers, most soils.

 Eucalyptus viridis

Local species, hardy slender mallee, dark green narrow leaves, white flowers, most soils.



 Lemon-flowered Gum
8-10m T, A

Ornamental medium upright growing tree, drooping grey-blue foliage, profuse yellow flowers during July -September, most soils.

 Eucalyptus woodwardii

Ornamental medium upright growing tree, drooping grey-blue foliage, profuse yellow flowers during July -September, most soils.


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Geijera (Wilga)
Grevillea t
 Silky Oak
8-10m T, A

Tall straight pyramidal shape tree, green pinnate leaves, golden flowers, most soils.

 Grevillea robusta

Tall straight pyramidal shape tree, green pinnate leaves, golden flowers, most soils.


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Hymenosporum (Native Fragipani)
 Native Frangipani
5-8m T, P, A

Small tree, fragrant cream-yellow flowers spring.

 Hymenosporum flavum

Small tree, fragrant cream-yellow flowers spring.


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Lophostemon (Brush Box)
 Brush Box
6-9m T A

Medium tree, dense crown habit, dark green leaves, white flowers spring.

 Lophostemon confertus

Medium tree, dense crown habit, dark green leaves, white flowers spring.



Melaleuca (Paperbark) t
 Snow in Summer
6-10m T

Small tree, white flowers, late spring-summer.

 Melaleuca linariifolia

Small tree, white flowers, late spring-summer.



 
2.5m P

Rounded shrub, attractive foliage, small heads of yellow flowers spring - summer.

 Melaleuca micromera

Rounded shrub, attractive foliage, small heads of yellow flowers spring - summer.



 Prickly Paperbark
6-8m T

Small erect tree/shrub, cream/white flowers, late spring - early summer

 Melaleuca styphelioides

Small erect tree/shrub, cream/white flowers, late spring - early summer


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 Apricot flower form
1.5m P

Rounded shrub, narrow leaves, apricot flowers in spring - summer.

 Melaluca fulgens

Rounded shrub, narrow leaves, apricot flowers in spring - summer.



Pittosporum
 Butterbush
4-8m T

Local species, small tree with a weeping habit, creamy yellow flowers spring.

 Pittosporum angustifolium

Local species, small tree with a weeping habit, creamy yellow flowers spring.



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