Even though it’s extremely frost tender, it grows so quickly that it can be treated as an annual in colder zones. 5 6 0. Very hardy and fast growing. Thin light green foliage. The "new and improved" hybrid of Outback Valentine! Quick to establish, low growing shrub. The leaves are arranged alternately, sometimes crowded, other times sparse, usually lance-shaped but they may also be linear to egg-shaped. Popular, bushy shrub. Kangaroo Mammal. Fast growing, low maintenance. Tagged: Residential, Freeze tolerant, Drought tolerant, Water wise, Shade producing, Heat resistant, Privacy screening, Heat tolerant, Cold hardy, Yellow. Tagged: Water wise, Heat resistant, Privacy screening, Cold hardy, Freeze tolerant, Drought tolerant, Yellow, White. Slender fuchsia can be grown in hot, dry soils in full sun and requires no irrigation once it’s established. Striking silver-grey foliage all year. Tagged: Water wise, Residential, Heat tolerant, Heat resistant, Freeze tolerant, Privacy screening, Shade producing, Cold hardy, Hedging, Drought tolerant. A seedling selection from another weeping form called Mingo, Blu Roo was selected because it has the same great foliage and form, but with a more “full” look. Eucalyptus pauciflora, commonly known as snow gum or white sallee, is a species of flowering plant in the family Myrtaceae. White, butterfly attracting flowers in spring.Leaves are crushed to separate medicinal oils. Australian Scenics / Getty Images. Blue/grey green elliptical leaves. Small to medium spreading mallee. A boab tree, endemic to the north-western region of Australia’s Outback, stands at Parry Lagoons Nature Reserve in Western Australia late in the dry season. Neat grey foliage, soft pink, mauve or white flowers in spring. Tagged: Water wise, Heat tolerant, Heat resistant, Cold hardy, Residential, Drought tolerant, Purple. The frilled-necked lizard is by far one of the most interesting Aussie Outback animals and is more reminiscent of a Jurassic species than a lizard. Tagged: Water wise, Heat resistant, Residential, Drought tolerant, Red. If something unsightly gets in its way, ‘Cousin It‘ will spread over it. Quick growing with compact habit, growing to 25' high and 12' wide. In late winter/early spring, Blue Gem will be completely covered with vivid, almost fluorescent flowers. Purple leaf form. Bottlebrush (Callistemon) 5. This intense maroon/purple flowering, dense dark green foliage emu bush grows 3' to 6' tall and wide when mature in a couple of years. Desert Botanical Garden has been developing this hardy specimen tree since early 1980's. Of the 1,350 species of Acacia found worldwide, nearly 1,000 are Australian. Tagged: White, Butterfly, Oil, Cold hardy. Grows well in light to medium soil in full sun or partial shade, an attractive rockery and tub plant. Its threats include changes in fire regimes and predation by feral cats. Great for hummingbird landscape design areas. The species is endemic to Australia. Plant as a color accent specimen in and around trees and shrubs, also in patio garden planters. Outback Trees completes some of WA’s best FIFO Camps In a news article appearing in the West Australian newspaper on February 29, 2012 on major mine villages and their site facilities, Outback Trees of Australia completed major and extensive landscape and irrigation activities at 5 of the 6 showcased mine villages. Populations have declined by an estimated 30-50% in the last decade. “The water-holding frog forms this really amazing waxy cocoon just through secreting things through their skin, which basically waterproofs them,” said Jodi. Cycad (Macrozamia) 7. Black bark, deeply furrowed - never sheds. A. gregorii, the Australian boab species, has large, attractive white flowers up to 75 millimetres in length. 11 8 5. Pale green, slender leaves. 30' excellent residential flowering specimen producing frosted white flower buds and large clusters of cascading brilliant yellow flowers. Shiny green leaves, attractive trunk; scented, shade producing foliage. Reddish-orange seed caps burst into masses of snow white flowers in late spring. This one is for large areas, and need to be able to be isolated at fruiting time, as bunya cones can weigh ten kilos! Hardy, small pendulous tree that is quick growing. Quick growing shrub, with lush, scented foliage. Hardy in full sun producing shade for ground covers. Attractive, extremely hardy, erect shrub. Attractive windbreak; frost tolerant, xeriscape shade tree. Before the arrival of Europeans, the Outback was home to many groups of indigenous people. The vulture gets food and the quoll, which catches diseases easily, will avoid the risk of catching diseases from these dangerous carcasses. Tagged: Water wise, Heat tolerant, Heat resistant, Patio plant, Freeze tolerant, Drought tolerant, Residential, Shade producing, Privacy screening, Cold hardy, Hedging, White. Low spreading shrub 8’ tall. This evergreen perennial forms clumps to 1 to 2 feet wide with blue-green strap-shaped leaves to 2 feet tall. Swainsonia spp. Quick growing evergreen hardy emu shrub 6’ tall & wide. Profuse cerise pink flowers in late winter into spring. Tagged: Water wise, Heat tolerant, Heat resistant, Residential, Freeze tolerant, Drought tolerant, Red. However, with some maintenance, Little Rev can be pruned to create very nice specimen or group plantings. Hummingbird attractive. The Acacia Tree is also found in Africa and they serve as a source of food for giraffes, and a home for ants. The flower colour often varies even within a single population and may be pink, mauve, red, orange or yellow, often spotted on the inside. The most common species in the Outback is the Sand goanna. Tagged: Water wise, Residential, Heat tolerant, Drought tolerant, Heat resistant. Good poolside specimen. Tolerates desert heat. Attractive white trunk. While often envisaged as being arid, the Outback regions extend from the northern to southern Australian coastlines and encompass a number of climatic zones, including tropical and monsoonal climates in northern areas, arid areas in the "red centre" and semi-arid and temperate climates in southerly regions.. Geographically, the Outback is unified by a combination of factors, most notably a … Songbirds (Passeriformes) Songbirds of Australian Outback are as numerous as they are diverse. Tagged: Water wise, Heat tolerant, Heat resistant, Freeze tolerant, Drought tolerant, Yellow. Desert limes are the fruit from a tree species of true citrus, native to Australia - citrus glauca. Fruit is small but has exceptional flavour. The Australian Outback. Bright yellow flower clusters spring-summer. Outback Trees of Australia – Remote Area Landscaping Experts. Bushy dark green leaves. Long flowering period form spring to autumn. ), Australian Eucalypts (Eucalyptus spp. Tagged: Residential, Freeze tolerant, Drought tolerant, Water wise, Shade producing, Cold hardy, Heat tolerant, Heat resistant, White, Yellow, Pink. Wedge-tailed Eagles live in Tasmania and Papua New Guinea. Abundant, spectacular, long lasting purple hibiscus like flowers. Excellent median specimen. Tagged: Heat resistant, Heat tolerant, Humming Bird, Yellow, Orange, Small to medium shrub, 3-6’. 1. Eye catching; adaptable shrub for dry regions, Tagged: Water wise, Heat resistant, Heat tolerant, Residential, Drought tolerant, Yellow. Medium size (6'-10' tall; 4-6' wide). A prostrate shrub 0.3–10’ in height. and Lilly Pillies/Satinashes (Syzygium spp.). Hummingbird attractive. Dark green, flat leaves. Lemon blossoms in spring. Tagged: Heat resistant, Heat tolerant, Water wise, Freeze tolerant, Purple, Maroon. Lush shiny, long green leaves, full, dense foliage. Soft dark green leaves. Ornamental foliage makes this specimen worthwhile for use in large gardens and parksas shade and shelter trees. Tagged: Water wise, Heat tolerant, Heat resistant, Shade producing, Cold hardy, Residential, Drought tolerant, Freeze tolerant, Hedging, Orange, Pink, Humming Bird, Bee attracting. 12 17 3. CANBR and ANBG databases Australian plant names . Species (where else do organisms living in the Australian outback live?) It tolerates intense heat, drought, wind and light freezes. Compact, dwarf, low round form to 3' tall 3' wide. KENNEDIA, Ground Cover/Creeper, Climber, Potted plant. Attractive bush grows 6'-8' tall x 6' wide. Bright yellow flowers most of the year. Bright yellow flower clusters spring-summer. Native Area: Western Australia Tagged: Heat tolerant, Hedging, Heat resistant, Cold hardy, Drought tolerant, Water wise, Privacy screening, Residential, Freeze tolerant, Red. Some plant species native to the Australian outback include species of eucalyptus such as the ghost gum, mulga, river redgum, mallee and wandoo. Forms a tight screen clipped hedge. Similar to Eucalyptus microtheca except for the trunk colour. Australian daisy (Brachyscome) 2. Ground Cover/Creeper, Shrub, Small Shrub, EREMOPHILA. Smooth pale brown bark; narrow blue-grey foliage; cream flowers except in fall. Attractive screen, clipped hedge. This medium sized tree species is known under a number of different common names, due to its large distribution range across tropical Asia and northern Australia. Nov 15, 2014 - Australia's largest tree species, Largest species of flowering plant in the world, Eucalyptus regnans Mountain Ash, this specimen is in the Victorian High Country. Attractive white trunk; weeping foliage. Small evergreen plant that combines bright purple flowers and silvery foliage. The other theory suggests boabs might have survived from the ti… Nana - Captain Cook™ Bottle-brush, CALLISTEMON Sieberi - Alpine Bottle-brush, CALLISTEMON Viminalis ‘LJ1’- Better John TM, CALLISTEMON Viminalis ‘LJ23’ - Green John, EUCALYPTUS Polyanthemos - Silver Dollar Gum, EUCALYTPUS Sideroxylon Rosea - Red Flowered Mallee, EUCALYPTUS Woodwardii - Lemon Flowered Gum, EUCALYPTUS Calycogona - Gooseberry Mallee, DODENEA Viscosa SPP. This intense maroon/purple flowering, dense dark green foliage emu bush grows 3' to 6' tall and wide when mature in a couple of years. Very attractive, unique specimen plant. They live in underground burrows that they dig for themselves. Great patio tree. 12 0 11. This plant has the look and feel of an ornamental grass, with bright, pine-green foliage, Tagged: Water wise, Cold hardy, Drought tolerant, Heat resistant, Heat tolerant, Patio plant, Yellow. The Stimson's Python is a python species found in the Australian Outback. Tree has blue-graey, feathery leaves and blooms clusters of small yellow fragrant flowers, mostly in winter. Tagged: Water wise, Residential, Freeze tolerant, Cold hardy, Heat resistant, Heat tolerant, Patio plant, Drought tolerant, Red. Medium sized woodland tree from Northern Victoria. Good screening plant. Flame pea (Chorizema) 6. A one of a kind from Australian Outback Plants. Small to medium tree, 25’-35’. Good block wall camouflage, around pools, and under eucalyptus canopy. EREMOPHILA Prostrata - Outback Sunrise™. It also has an unusual growth form for an eremophila, making it an ideal, stunning feature plant. Tagged: Drought tolerant, Cold hardy, Red, Yellow. Most of the world’s 200 species of melaleuca are native to Australia. Violet coloured flowers spring-summer, sometimes into fall if pruned regularly. Like its relatives it is sometimes called a "bottle tree", but we locals refer to the trees as just boabs. Red Sandalwood Adenanthera pavonina Other names: Bead Tree, Red Beantree, Coralwood, Circassan Tree, Zumbic Tree, Barricarri and more. Research proven. Tagged: Water wise, Heat tolerant, Heat resistant, Drought tolerant, Residential, Cold hardy, Shade producing, Pink, No litter. There trees provide shelter and shade for the kangaroo. Australia Outback River. Tagged: Water wise, Patio plant, Heat resistant, Freeze tolerant, Heat tolerant, Drought tolerant. Tree Outback Landscape. Tagged: Water wise, Heat tolerant, Heat resistant, Drought tolerant, Freeze tolerant, Cold hardy, Yellow, Orange. Kangaroos live under or in trees. Hardy xeriscape tall shrub or small tree 8'x12'. Ground Cover/Creeper, Shrub, Small Shrub, EREMOPHILA. Outback Australia. Evergreen with soft foliage and white flowers. Graceful pale green foliage. Tagged: Water wise, Shade producing, Residential, Heat resistant, Privacy screening, Cold hardy, Drought tolerant, Heat tolerant, Freeze tolerant. The paperbark tree is the most distinctive of the Melaleuca. Abundant deep red bottle-brush springto fall. Establishes quickly. Attractively slender, evergreen tree to 30'+ in sun belt zones. Its leaves are thread-like to almost circular but are nearly always glabrous. Tagged: Water wise, Patio plant, Drought tolerant, Freeze tolerant, Residential, Heat tolerant, Heat resistant, Privacy screening, Shade producing, Hedging, Cold hardy, Yellow, Frost Tolerant. Tagged: Privacy screening, Heat tolerant, Heat resistant, Water wise, Residential, Drought tolerant, Yellow, Tagged: Water wise, Heat tolerant, Heat resistant, Drought tolerant, Cold hardy, White, Soft, Xeriscape. Australian Zebra Finch. Attractive drought tolerant tree. Devils Marbles. Compact medium shrub, 4’x 4’. Native to deserts of Western Australian. Weeping grey foliage. Responds well to pruning after flowering. Quick to establish producing abundant pink flower clusters. A rare orchid ( Corunastylis nuda ) has also been discovered in the forest. Also known to Aboriginal people as the Djintamoonga or Manbul, the Black-footed Tree-rat can weigh almost a kilogram and stands up to 31 cm tall. Drought and cold resistant. Tagged: Patio plant, Bee attracting, Cold hardy, Drought tolerant, Purple. This gum tree species sports smooth, salmon-colored bark during summer, which turns gray in the winter. Tagged: Drought tolerant, Water wise, Heat resistant, Heat tolerant, Cold hardy, Freeze tolerant, Residential, Yellow, Humming Bird. Tagged: Heat resistant, Heat tolerant, Drought tolerant, Cold hardy, Water wise. Tagged: Hedging, Heat tolerant, Heat resistant, Shade producing, Cold hardy, Drought tolerant, Water wise, Privacy screening, Residential, Freeze tolerant, Red, Humming Bird, Bee attracting. Generally, the frilled-necked lizard lives in Northern Australia. The common species in the Outback are Red-capped robin, Splendid Fairy-wren, Restless flycatcher, Golden whistler, Southern whiteface, Chestnut-crowned babbler, White-browed babbler. 5 9 0. Brilliant golden-yellow flower balls in spring; distinctive vanilla like scent. Good windbreak or screen on property lines. High open branching habit, skin-like white trunk, appearing ghost-like at night. Australian Monitors. Dec 14, 2013 - Explore Lou Hunter's board "Australian Outback" on Pinterest. Narrow shiny green leaves and spotted long yellow tubular flowers  winter and spring. Round young leaves become narrow on mature tree. Australian Plant Name Index (APNI) - SEARCH - historical listing of scientific names used for Australian vascular plants. Dainty grey-blue leaves circle the stems. In spite of being a desert, the Outback is home to many types of life, including animals and many plants. Withstands high winds, low water use, salt tolerant. All plants were collected purely from local seed and propagated prior to village construction. Pictured is Oriel Lyon and great grandchildren, Blake and Mitchell Lyon. A one of a kind from Australian Outback Plants. The Australian Outback is the arid, central part of Australia that is sometimes called sunburned country. Bottle Tree Australia. Acacia is the most widespread plant in Australia, so it's not surprising the green and gold colours were adopted by our sports teams, and the golden wattle (Acacia pycnantha) was chosen as Australia's national floral emblem. A compact rounded shrub 4'x4'. Stems are more angular rather than weeping effect.Very drought tolerant, rugged plant. 16 15 1. Better John is a seedling selection of the dwarf bottle-brush C. ‘Little John’ and was selected for improved plant vigour, its “blue” foliage colour, and because it exhibited a more dense foliage canopy. Ancient aboriginal remedy for many skin irritations and insect repellent. Excellent parking lot or residential tree. Bright yellow globular flower heads produced in racemes during spring. Species in the following genera are listed in groups on our web pages: Australian Fig trees (Ficus spp. They are predatory species and have sharp teeth and long claws. Spectacular clusters of pink flowers are long flowering through spring and summer. Small spreading tree of 18- 30 feet. OTA provided the finishing touches to the village environs required by clients for the upmarket facilities. Olgas Kata Tjuta. Full sun; salt, drought and cold tolerant. Abundant, spectacular, long lasting purple hibiscus like flowers. Erect, bushy form. The slender fuchsia is a showy desert plant. A compact low growing shrub with narrow shiny grey-green leaves and tubular orange/yellow flowers during spring summer and fall. This Hakea tree, ... Home to thousands of fish, mollusc, and coral species, the Great Barrier Reef also supports animals … Tagged: Shade producing, Residential, Privacy screening, Drought tolerant, Water wise, Heat tolerant, Heat resistant, Freeze tolerant, Hedging, Patio plant, Red. Tagged: Heat resistant, Residential, Freeze tolerant, Water wise, Yellow, Orange. Bird's nest fern (Asplenium australasicum) 4. Found in central Australia is one of our most famous burrowing frogs – the water-holding frog (Cyclorana platycephala). See more ideas about outback, outback australia, australia. Silvery-brown bark; small, dainty white flowers in the fall. Tagged: Water wise, Heat tolerant, Heat resistant, Red, Pink. Abundant, long flowering small to medium tree, 15-30'. One says the seeds have floated here from Africa and spread from the coast. Attractive, hardy, weeping tree 30' tall and 15' wide. Like other pythons, the Stimson’s python also … And if you think that kangaroos are hopping all over Australia, you are right. Tagged: Red, Heat resistant, Heat tolerant, Drought tolerant. Attractive, medium height feature tree 30" tall and 15' wide. SENNA Didymobotrya - Popcorn Cassia™ Evergreen, Medium Shrub, SENNA Medium upright shrub, 6’x6‘, with abundant pink flowers. Tagged: Water wise, Heat tolerant, Drought tolerant, Freeze tolerant, Residential, Tagged: Heat tolerant, Water wise, Drought tolerant, Residential, Freeze tolerant, Heat resistant, Shade producing, Privacy screening. Tight deep greyish green foliage. Small clusters of white flowers summer-fall.Quick growing, tough desert plant. There are two theories about how boab trees arrived in Australia. Beautiful, small tree of 10-20 feet. Its round fruits are edible and sought after by birds, mammals and humans. Elkhorn and staghorn fern (Platycerium) 8. It is a small tree or large shrub growing 4–8 m (13–26 ft) tall, occasionally reaching 20 m (66 ft), and native to subalpine and lowland habitats in eastern Australia. Some melaleucas grow as small shrubs but some are trees growing up to 30m tall. Like Little Becca, this plant also has a spreading nature that lends itself to mass plantings. Medium shrub, 4-6’. Profuse winter/ spring flowers, buds start yellow, deepen to orange, and eventually mature to pink and purple. The boab and other endemic species have adapted to the cyclical periods of extremely wet and dry weather in the country’s far north. The flowers are red, orange, yellow or yellowish green, lack spots and are arranged singly or in pairs in the leaf axils. Tagged: Water wise, Heat tolerant, Heat resistant, Shade producing, Cold hardy, Residential, Drought tolerant, Freeze tolerant, Hedging, Humming Bird, Frost Tolerant, Yellow, Orange, Pink, Purple. Tagged: Water wise, Heat tolerant, Drought tolerant, Residential, Heat resistant, Yellow, Privacy screening. Shiny leaves. Tagged: Water wise, Privacy screening, Heat resistant, Heat tolerant, Drought tolerant, Freeze tolerant, Residential, Shade producing, Salt tolerant, White, High winds. We hope to raise the awareness to the high conservation value of remaining old growth forests in Australia with these web pages. Species Plants The Australian Weeds Committee maintain a noxious weeds list covering all the states and territories. Trees exhibit interesting desert adaptation characteristics. Tagged: Heat resistant, Residential, Freeze tolerant, Water wise, Drought tolerant, Purple, Magenta, Humming Bird, Heat tolerant, Frost Tolerant. Quick growing specimen producing yellow flowers thru winter. Attractive bright red caps pop open to bright yellow flower clusters in mid-summer. Tagged: Heat tolerant, Hedging, Heat resistant, Cold hardy, Drought tolerant, Water wise, Privacy screening. Tagged: Cold hardy, Drought tolerant, Freeze tolerant, Heat resistant, Water wise, Shade producing, Yellow, AJ Hernandez Racing - Pat Norris Racing - Eddie Knox Racing - Bernie Cunningham, EREMOPHILA Maculata - Racemosa Fairy Floss, EREMOPHILA Maculata x Brevifolia - Outback Cupid, EUCALYPTUS Kruseana - Kruses's Bookleaf Mallee, EREMOPHILA Hygrophana - Aussie Blue Bells Bush™, EUCALYPTUS neglecta - Snowy Mountain Omeo Gum VIC, EREMOPHILA Glabra Carnosa - Winter Blaze™, MYOPORUM parvifolium - Creeping Boobialla, CLIANTHUS formosus syn. Researchers have found the remains of an extinct marsupial lion species in the Australian Outback. Tagged: Water wise, Privacy screening, Drought tolerant, Hedging, Heat tolerant, Heat resistant, Residential, Cold hardy, Blue, Rosemary, A fine blade and compact habit have made this the most widely used Lomandra selection in the world. Purnululu Outback. The salmon gum is a good choice for regions with poor, salty soil. Australia Nature Font. These trees evolved and occur naturally across the challenging outback. Population decline of a species can be attributed to habitat loss or degradation, invasive species, natural disasters (including bushfires) and climate change - just to name a few.. In 1993 Outback Trees of Australin installed plants and irrigation facilities at Western Mining’s Nifty Copper villages. Tagged: Water wise, Shade producing, Heat tolerant, Heat resistant, Cold hardy, Freeze tolerant, Drought tolerant. Shrub or small tree with reddish brown bark. Goannas or the monitor lizards are the largest Australian lizards. Small to medium upright shrub, fine needle foliage, massed pale lemon brushes in summer. Australian vultures can eat carcasses that may be dangerous to other animals. Banksia (Banksias) 3. Mundi™ Westringia is a beautiful ground cover that can be left unpruned whilst still maintaining a tidy form, or can be pruned into any low growing architectural shape. Acacia farnesiana (sweet acacia) Ailanthus altissima (tree of heaven) Alternanthera philoxeroides (alligator weed) Andropogon virginicus (broomsedge) Annona glabra (alligator apple) Found in seasonally wet areas near salt lakes, stems rooting, corolla green with dark red dorsal stripe, stamens bright pink. Tagged: Water wise, Shade producing, Heat tolerant, Cold hardy, Drought tolerant, Lemon scented, Koala browse, Yellow. Commensalism. Tagged: Water wise, Residential, Heat tolerant, Heat resistant, Drought tolerant, Shade producing. They can be found in all parts of Australia, not only in the Outback... [ Australian Kangaroos >>] Fast growing evergreen shrub, 4'-8'. Very attractive small to medium shrub 4-12  feet tall. Annual creeper, fast-growing, grey-green stem sprawling out to 12' long. And predation by feral cats bark ; australian outback tree species blue-grey foliage ; cream flowers except in fall summer. 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