Local native plants, natural resource management, community education and sustainable eco-gardening
Hunter Indigenous Plants

Species + Pricing

Hunter Indigenous Plants specialises in the propagation of local indigenous native trees, shrubs, sedges, rushes, grasses and understorey plants. Plants can be supplied in Cell trays (125/200), Hiko trays (40/55), forestry tubestock (40/tray), large tubestock and 140mm pots. Plants can also be supplied at discount prices if pre-ordered 4- 6 months in advance.


Super Tube
140mm Pot
Cells & other pot sizes
Special item
Note that for very large quantities we require 4-6 months notice.


Mallee Coreflute Tree Guard 450 x 200mm – $2.50 ea
Hardwood Stakes 11 x 38 x 750mm – Aus – $1.00 ea
Mallee 2l Carton Cardboard Tree Guard – $0.75 ea
Bamboo Canes 10-12mm X 600mm Long – $0.25 ea
Typhoon 10g Native Fertiliser Tablets – $0.25 ea

Species List

Rushes, Sedges & wetland

  • Baumea rubiginosa – Soft Twig Rush – Erect sedge to 1m with shiny reddish-yellow seed/ 0-500mm
  • Bolboschoenus caldwellii – Club Rush – Erect sedge , 50-100cm tall, spreading by rhizomes/ 0-300mm
  • Carex appressa – Tall Sedge – Common sedge to 1m, swamp margins and creeklines/ Sporadically flooded
  • Carex longebrachiata – Weeping Sedge – A slender sedge forming grass-like clumps 20-50cm tall/ Infrequently flooded
  • Cyperus exaltatus – Tall Flat-sedge – Stout tussock forming sedge to 1.5m with triangular stems & large inflorescence/ 0-300mm
  • Gahnia clarkei – Tall Saw sedge – Tall leafy sedge to 2m, creeklines & wet areas, red-orange seeds/ Infrequently flooded
  • Gahnia sieberiana – Red Fruited Saw sedge – A tall tussock-forming perennial sedge to 2m tall usually found on sandy soils/ Infrequently flooded
  • Juncus kraussii – Sea Rush – Tall course rush to 1.5m forming extensive dense clumps/ Sporadically flooded
  • Juncus usitatus – Common Rush, Tussock Rush – Common arching rush to 1m forming dense clumps along creeklines & swamp margins/ Sporadically flooded
  • Schoenoplectus mucronatus – Club Rush – An erect sedge 40-70 cm tall found on wetland edges and creek banks/ 0-600mm
  • Schoenoplectus validus – River Club Rush – Soft, erect perennial rush with grey-green, cylindrical stems to 1.5m/ 0-400mm

Clumps & groundcovers

  • Baloskion tetraphyllum (syn. Restio tetraphyllus) – Tassel Cord Rush – An elegant rush to 1.2 m tall found on moist sandy soils
  • Brachycome multifida – Cut-leaf Daisy – A small sprawling to erect herb with finely divided leaves and mauve flowers
  • Chrysocephalum apiculatum – Yellow Buttons – An erect perennial herb to 50cm with dense grey felt-like hairs on the stem and leaves and with yellow flowers
  • Dianella caerulea – Blue Flax Lily – Clumping perennial to 60cm with blue flowers and blue fruit
  • Ficinia nodosa (syn. Isolepis) – Isolepis nodosa – Knobby Club Rush Erect sedge in moist soils near the sea with globular flower and seed heads
  • Lomandra hystrix – River Mat Rush – A robust tufted clumping herb to 1m with light green leaves found on river banks
  • Lomandra longifolia – Spiny-headed Mat Rush – Hardy clumping perennial 50-75cm tall found in various situation but often on creek banks
  • Lomandra longifolia (coastal form) – Coastal Mat Rush – Hardy clumping perennial 50-75cm tall with grey-green and thick leaves found near the coast
  • Scaveola albida – Purple Fan Flower – Prostrate to climbing shrub to 50cm with pale blue fan shaped flowers
  • Viola hederacea – Native Violet – A small creeping herb forming carpets in moist shady places with pretty white and purple flowers


  • Austrodanthonia fulva – Wallaby Grass – An erect grass to 50cm tall with tawny flower spikes
  • Dichelachne micrantha – Short-Haired Plume Grass – Slender grass to 50cm with dense plume-like panicle
  • Echinopogon caespitosus – Hedgehog Grass – A slender erect grass 50-80cm with a short, dense, bristly flower head
  • Microlaena stipoides – Weeping Grass – Slender weeping grass from damp, partly shaded areas
  • Pennisetum alopecuroides – Swamp Foxtail Grass – Tufted perennial grass to 1m tall found on flats near creeks and in boggy areas
  • Poa affinis – Coastal Tussock Grass – Hardy tussock grass with more or less open panicle to 75cm
  • Poa labillardieri – Common Tussock Grass – A dense, hardy tussock grass with panicle 60-90cm tall
  • Themeda australis – Kangaroo Grass – Common tufted grass with copper – purple flower spikelets to 1m

Shrubs and trees

  • Acacia longifolia – Sydney Golden Wattle – Hardy shrub, 3-4m
  • Acacia myrtifolia – Myrtle Wattle – Small shrub to 1m with reddish stems
  • Acmena smithii – Lillypilly – Small creekline tree, bushfood
  • Allocasuarina torulosa – Forest She-oak – Small forest tree to 10m
  • Banksia spinulosa var. collina – Hair-pin Banksia – Erect shrub to 2m with orange flowers
  • Callistemon citrinus – Red Bottlebrush – Small shrub 1-2m tall with red flowers
  • Casuarina cunninghamiana – River She-oak – Tree to 30m along permanent fresh water streams and rivers
  • Casuarina glauca – Swamp She-oak – Tree to 20m, estuaries, coastal swamps & creeklines
  • Corymbia maculata – Spotted Gum – Tall straight canopy tree to 30m
  • Doryanthes excelsa – Gymea Lily – A colossal clumping leafy plant with stiff flowering stem 3-4m tall and a dense cluster of large red flowers
  • Eucalyptus punctata – Grey Gum – Tall canopy tree to 30m
  • Eucalyptus racemosa – Narrow-leaved Scribbly Gum – Small to medium canopy tree to 15m
  • Eucalyptus saligna – Sydney Blue Gum – Very tall straight canopy tree to 40m
  • Eucalyptus tereticornis – Forest Red Gum – Tall canopy tree, 30-40m tall
  • Goodenia ovata – Hop Goodenia – Small shrub 1-1.5m with yellow flowers
  • Hymenosporum flavum – Native Frangipani – Large shrub or small tree to 8m
  • Isopogan anemonifolius – Drumsticks – Heath shrub to 1.5m with yellow flowers
  • Leptospermum polygalifolium – Common Teatree – Shrub to 2-4m with white flowers, widespread
  • Melaleuca thymifolia – Thyme Honeymyrtle – Small shrub to 1m with delicate feathery violet-purple flowers
  • Prostanthera incana – Velvet Mint-bush – A dense spreading shrub 1-1.5m with hairy leaves and stems, pale mauve flowers
  • Pultenaea villosa – Hairy Bush Pea – Spreading or erect shrub, 0.5-2m
  • Westringia fruticosa – Coastal Rosemary – Hardy spreading shrub to 1.5m, grey foliage and white flowers

Regular to Occasional Species List

(Species availability is based on seasonal seed collection, sorting & storage. If you require larger amounts of particular species these can only be supplied if pre-ordered)

  • Acacia amblygona Fan Wattle
  • Acacia binervia Coastal Myall
  • Acacia elongata Swamp Wattle
  • Acacia falcata Sickle Wattle
  • Acacia fimbriata Fringed Wattle
  • Acacia implexa Hickory
  • Acacia irrorata Green Wattle
  • Acacia maidenii Maiden’s Wattle
  • Acacia paradoxa Kangaroo Thorn
  • Acacia parvipinnula Silver-stemmed Wattle
  • Acacia sophorae Coastal Wattle
  • Acacia suaveolens Sweet-Scented Wattle
  • Acacia stricta –
  • Acacia terminalis Sunshine Wattle
  • Acacia ulicifolia Prickly Moses
  • Actinotus helianthii Flannel Flower
  • Adiantum aethiopicum Maidenhair Fern
  • Allocasuarina distyla Coastal Scrub She-oak
  • Allocasuarina littoralis Black She-oak
  • Allocasuarina luehmannii Bulloak
  • Alphitonia excelsa Red Ash
  • Alpinia caerulea Native Ginger
  • Angophora bakeri Narrow-leaved Apple
  • Angophora costata Smooth-barked Apple
  • Angophora floribunda Rough-barked Apple
  • Anthropodium milleflorum Pale Vanilla Lily
  • Aotus ericoides Aotus
  • Aristida vagens Wire Grass
  • Asplenium australasicum Bird’s Nest Fern
  • Austrodanthonia tenuior Wallaby Grass
  • Backhousia myrtifolia Grey Myrtle
  • Babingtonia pluriflora (syn. Baeckea virgata) Heath Myrtle
  • Baeckea ramosissima Rosy Heath Myrtle
  • Banksia integrifolia Coastal Banksia
  • Banksia oblongifolia Rock Banksia
  • Banksia robur Swamp Banksia
  • Banksia serrata Old Man Banksia
  • Baumea articulata Jointed Twig-rush
  • Baumea juncea Twig Rush
  • Billardiera scandens Apple-berry
  • Blandfordia grandiflora Christmas Bells
  • Bossiaea heterophylla Variable Bossiaea
  • Bossiaea rhombifolia –
  • Brachycome multifida var. dilatata Coastal Cut-leaf Daisy
  • Breynia oblongifolia Coffee Bush
  • Bursaria spinosa Blackthorn
  • Caesia parviflora Pale Grass-Lily
  • Callicoma serratifolia Black Wattle
  • Callistemon linearis Narrow-leaved Bottlebrush
  • Callistemon pinifolius Pine-leaved Bottlebrush
  • Callistemon rigidus Stiff Bottlebrush
  • Callistemon salignus Willow Bottlebrush
  • Callistemon viminalis Weeping Bottlebrush
  • Calytrix tetragona Fringe Myrtle
  • Carex maculata –
  • Carex pumila Dune Sedge
  • Carpobrotus glaucescens Pigface
  • Cassinia aculeata Common Cassinia
  • Cassinia arcucata –
  • Cassinia uncata –
  • Ceratopetalum gummiferum New South Wales Christmas Bush
  • Chorizema parviflora –
  • Cissus antartica Native Grape
  • Cladium procerum Leafy Twig Rush
  • Claoxylon australe Brittlewood
  • Clematis glycinoides Old Man’s Beard
  • Clerodendrum tomentosum Hairy Clerodendrum
  • Commelina cyanea Creeping Christian
  • Cordyline stricta Narrow-leaf Palm Lilly
  • Correa alba –
  • Correa reflexa Native Fuchsia
  • Corymbia gummifera Red Bloodwood
  • Crinum pedunculatum Swamp Lily
  • Cupaniopsis anarcardioides Tuckeroo
  • Cyathea australis Rough Tree Fern
  • Cymbopogan refractus Barbed-wire Grass
  • Daviesia genistifolia Bitter-pea
  • Daviesia ulicifolia Gorse Bitter-pea
  • Danella caerulea var. cinerescens Blue Flax Lily
  • Dianella revoluta Black-anther Flax Lily
  • Dichelachne crinata Longhair Plume Grass
  • Dillwynia retorta Parrot Pea, Eggs and Bacon
  • Dodonaea viscosa var. cuneata Hop Bush
  • Dodonaea triquetra Common Hop Bush
  • Duboisia myporoides Corkwood
  • Echinopogan ovatus Forest Hedgehog Grass
  • Elaeocarpus reticulatus Blueberry Ash
  • Eleocharis acuta Spike-rush
  • Eleocharis sphacelata Tall Spike-rush
  • Entolasia stricta Wiry Panic
  • Eragrostis brownii Brown’s Love Grass
  • Eragrostis elongata Soft Love Grass
  • Eucalyptus acmenoides White Mahogany
  • Eucalyptus amplifolia Cabbage Gum
  • Eucalyptus botryoides Bangalay
  • Eucalyptus capitellata Brown Stringybark
  • Eucalyptus crebra Narrow-leaved Ironbark
  • Eucalyptus fibrosa Broad-leaved Ironbark
  • Eucalyptus globoidea White Stringybark
  • Eucalyptus haemastoma Broad-leaved Scribbly Gum
  • Eucalyptus microcorys Tallowwood
  • Eucalyptus paniculata Grey Ironbark
  • Eucalyptus pilularis Blackbutt
  • Eucalyptus piperita Sydney Peppermint
  • Eucalyptus resinifera Red Mahogany
  • Eucalyptus robusta Swamp Mahogany
  • Eucalyptus sideropholia Northern Grey Ironbark
  • Eucalyptus umbra Bastard Mahogany
  • Eupomatia laurina Bolwarra, Native Guava
  • Eustrephus latifolius Wombat Berry
  • Ficus coronata Sandpaper Fig
  • Ficus fraseri Sandpaper Fig
  • Ficus rubiginosa Rusty Fig
  • Fimbristylis dichotoma Common Fringe-rush
  • Gahnia aspera Rough Saw Sedge
  • Gahnia melanocarpa Black Fruit Saw sedge
  • Geijera parviflora Wilga
  • Geitonoplesium cymosum Scrambling Lily
  • Glochidion ferdinandi Cheese Tree
  • Glycine clandestina Love Creeper
  • Gompholobium latifolium Golden Glory Pea
  • Goodenia heterophylla Variable-leaved Goodenia
  • Goodenia paniculata Swamp Goodenia
  • Goodenia rotundifolia –
  • Grevillea sericea Pink Spider Flower
  • Haemodorum planifolium Strap-leaf Bloodroot
  • Hakea dactyloides Broad-leaved Hakea
  • Hakea salicifolia Willow-leaved Hakea
  • Hakea sericea Silky Needle-bush
  • Hakea teretifolia Dagger Hakea
  • Hardenbergia violacea Purple Twining Pea
  • Hibbertia scandens Snake Vine
  • Hibiscus hetrophyllus Native Hibiscus
  • Hovea linearis Narrow-leaf Hovea
  • Imperata cylindrica Blady Grass
  • Indigofera australis Native Indigo
  • Jacksonia scoparia Dogwood
  • Joycea pallida (syn. Chionochloa pallida ) Redanther Wallaby Grass
  • Juncus continuus Tall Grey Rush
  • Juncus mollis Rush
  • Juncus prismatocarpus Branching Rush
  • Kennedia rubicunda Dusky Coral Pea
  • Kunzea ambigua Tick Bush
  • Lambertia formosa Mountain Devil
  • Leptospermum juniperinum Prickly Teatree
  • Leptospermum laevigatum Coastal Teatree
  • Leptospermum liversidgei Lemon-scented Teatree
  • Leptospermum trinervium Paperbark Teatree
  • Livistona australis Cabbage Tree Palm
  • Lobelia alata Native Lobelia
  • Lomandra confertifolia var. rubiginosa Mat Rush
  • Lomandra filiformis Wattle Mat Rush
  • Lomandra multiflora Many-flowered Mat Rush
  • Melaleuca armillaris Giant Honey Myrtle
  • Melaleuca decora White Feather Honey Myrtle
  • Melaleuca ericifolia Swamp Paperbark
  • Melaleuca linariifolia Snow In Summer
  • Melaleuca nodosa Ball Honey Myrtle
  • Melaleuca quinquenervia Broad-leaved Paperbark
  • Melaleuca sieberi Sieber’s Paperbark
  • Melaleuca styphelioides Prickly-leaved Paperbark
  • Myoporum boninense Coastal Boobialla
  • Myoporum montanum Western Boobialla
  • Notolaea longifolia Mock Olive
  • Olearia elliptica Sticky Daisybush
  • Omalanthus nutans Bleeding Heart
  • Ozothamnus diosmifolius Everlasting Paper Daisy
  • Pandora pandorana Wonga Vine
  • Panicum simile Two Colour Panic
  • Patersonia glabrata Leafy Purple Flag
  • Patersonia sericea Silky Purple Flag
  • Petrophile pulchella Conesticks
  • Philydrum lanugonosum Wooly Frogmouth
  • Phragmites australis Native Reed, Thatch-reed
  • Pimelea linifolia Rice Flower
  • Planchonella australis Black Apple
  • Pittosporum revolutum Rough-fruit Pittosporum
  • Platylobium formosum Handsome Flat Pea
  • Platysace lanceolata Native Parsnip
  • Podolepis jaceoides Showy Podolepis
  • Polymeria calycina Swamp Bindweed
  • Polyscias sambucifolius Elderberry Panax
  • Pomax umbellata Pomax
  • Pratia purpurescens Whiteroot
  • Ptilothrix deusta –
  • Pultenaea daphanoides Large Leaf Bush Pea
  • Pultenaea euchila Bush Pea
  • Pultenaea hispidula Bush Pea
  • Pultenaea paleacea Bush Pea
  • Pultenaea retusa Bush Pea
  • Pultenaea spinosa (syn. cunninghamii) Bush Pea
  • Rapanea howittiana Brush Muttonwood
  • Samolus repens Creeping Brookweed
  • Scaveola calendulacea Coastal Fan Flower
  • Stylidium graminifolium Grass Leaf Trigger Plant
  • Sygyzium australe Brush Cherry
  • Syncarpia glomulifera Turpentine
  • Tristaniopsis laurina Water Gum
  • Villarsia exaltata Yellow Marsh Flower
  • Viminaria juncea Native Broom, Golden Spray
  • Xanthorrhoea latifolia Grasstree
  • Xanthorrhoea macronema Grasstree
  • Zieria smithii Sandfly Zieria