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Australian Native Plant Nurseries


Please Note: Nurseries listed are those that (as far as is known) sell direct to home gardeners. Larger wholesale or production nurseries are not included. See also the websites for the Society's State-based branches for additional nurseries (links provided below).

Mail Order

AllNatives Nursery
On line store providing quality tubestock for privacy screens, windbreaks,wildflowers and bush-regeneration. Enquiries: info@allnatives.com.au



Burringbar Rainforest Nursery
See details under NSW nurseries below.



Changers Green Nursery
Specialists in grafted Australian plants, especially grevillea and eucalypts. Mob 0428463016; Email: rtomkin1@bigpond.com


Greg's Indigenous Plants & Landscapes - Online Nursery
Phone: (03) 9401 3696. Mobile: 0414318470. Email: greg@gregsindigenouslandscapes.com.au



The Native Shop
Mail order online nursery. Wide range of native plants for the arid zone/Murray River/Wimmera/Mallee regions. Free newsletter - subscribe at www.ecovoice.com.au



Verdigris Fern Nursery
See details under NSW nurseries below.


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France

Bormes-les-Mimosas
Pépinières Gérard Cavatore
139, Avenue André Del Monte
83230 Bormes-les-Mimosas

This nursery specialises in Acacia species, mostly Australian but also some from other parts of the world. Illustrated catalogue available. Phone: 04 94 00 40 23; Fax: 04 94 00 40 24.


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USA

California, USA
Australian Native Plants Nursery
9040 North Ventura Ave
CASITAS SPRINGS, CA 93001
(6 miles north of Ventura on Highway 33 to Ojai)

Operated by expatriate Australian, Jo O'Connell, this nursery offers a good range of Australian native plants suited to Southern California. Many species can be seen growing in the gardens. Open by appointment. Phone: (805) 649 3362; Fax: (805) 649 4080; Email: ausnat@west.net


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Canberra

Cool Country Natives
5A Beltana Rd
PIALLIGO, 2609

Large range of native plants, varying in size from tubestock to 200mm, plus some larger stock. Phone: (02) 6257 6666; Mob: 0402 307 275; Email: retail@coolcountrynatives.com.au



Heritage Nursery

Weston Park Road
YARRALUMLA, 2600

Extensive range of Natives suited to Canberra's extremes of climate as well as those that are a bit marginal and suit growers who are collectors, have unique micro climates, or a warmer spot on the coast. Phone: (02) 62817373; Email: orders@heritagenursery.com.au



Provincial Plants and Landscapes
Corner Pialligo Av and Fairbairn Av
PIALLIGO, 2609

Landscape design. Drought tolerant, sun and frost hardened plants grown in chemical free outdoor spaces. Phone: (02) 6262 6456. Fax: (02) 6262 6006. Email: info@plantsandlandscapes.com.au. Also at Wandella, NSW.


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New South Wales

See also the list on the Australian Plants Society (NSW) web site.



Ausplants Nursery
51 Bunarba Road
GYMEA, 2227

Specialising in grafted grevilleas, eremophilas and eucalypts. Also carries a general range of other natives. Open Saturday from 9 am to noon - other times by appointment. Phone (02) 9524 5532. Mobile: 0421 408 781. Email: ausplantsnursery@gmail.com



australian-natives.com.au

For almost 25 years, horticulturalist Mark Ferrington has offered quality Australian native plants to the public with friendly expert advice. Now that his award-winning retail centre Sydney Wildflower Nursery West has closed, he is still supplying plants and designing gardens to clients all over Sydney. The web site includes downloadable lists of 'Plants for a Purpose'. Mob: 0438 284 448 Email: mark@australian-natives.com.au



Bilby Blooms
"Manna Springs"
Mollyan Road
BINNAWAY 2395

Located about 40 km from Coonabarabran, Bilby Blooms grows many native species, especially some of the spectacular plants from the Pilliga sandstone region as well as the Western Slopes. Phone (02) 6844 1044 Email: bilby.blooms@tpg.com.au.



Burringbar Rainforest Nursery
380 Burringbar Road
UPPER BURRINGBAR, 2483.

Burringbar Rainforest Nursery specialises in Australian native plants, in particular those species found in South East Queensland and Northern NSW. Openig hours: Monday - Friday, 9am - 4pm; Saturday, 9am - 2pm. Phone: (02) 66 77 1088; Email: brnursery1@gmail.com



Friends of the Koala Nursery
Rifle Range Road
EAST LISMORE, 2480

Specialist native plant nursery stocking over 240 varieties of tubestock plants ready for garden planting, including grevilleas, callistemons, native grasses and rainforest plants to name a few. Koala food trees are grown to suit North Coast koala feeding requirements. A descriptive plant list is available by emailing: friends_koala@hotmail.com. Open by appointment by phoning Mark Wilson on (02) 66245032. All proceeds go to supporting the operations of the Koala Care Centre at Lismore.



Glenbrook Native Plant Reserve
Great Western Highway
GLENBROOK, 2773

This small nursery is operated by the Blue Mountains Group of the Australian Plants Society and has an excellent range of native species and cultivars including Blue Mountains species. Open from Noon to 4pm on Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday.



Harvest Seeds & Native Plants
281 Mona Vale Road,
TERREY HILLS, NSW, 2084

Specializing in growing provenance and local Sydney plants as well as a wide range of Australian plants with a focus on drought tolerant species and grasses. We also do provenance seed collection, contract growing. seed sales and more. Open 7 days. Phone (02) 9450 2699; Fax (02) 9450 2750; Email: marina@harvestseeds-nativeplants.com.au



Ku-ring-gai Wildflower Nursery
420 Mona Vale Road
ST IVES, 2075

Ku-ring-gai Council Nursery specialises in local provenance plants, including hard to propagate and uncommon local species. The nursery is open 7 days a week from 10am to 4:00pm at the Visitor Centre, Ku-ring-gai Wildflower Garden, 420 Mona Vale Road, St Ives (entry off Richmond Avenue).

Phone: 02 9424 0353.



Lithgow & District Community Nursery
2A Coalbrook Street
LITHGOW, 2790

Open Saturday mornings from 9am until 1pm as well as Fridays and Mondays from 8.30am to 3.30pm. The nursery grows tubestock from locally collected seed and plants are available for regeneration and home planting. Phone: (02) 6353 1126. Ring for appointment.



Mole Station Native Nursery
Mole Station
TENTERFIELD, 2372

Situated west of Tenterfield on the Northern Tablelands of New South Wales, the nursery, which is predominately wholesale, specialises in the production of frost hardy native shrubs, cut flower varieties and farm trees. The nursery is set on Mole Station, a 2430 hectare sheep and cattle property which also offers Farm Stay Holidays to local and overseas visitors.

Visitors are requested to make an appointment.. Phone: (02) 6737 5429. Fax: (02) 6737 5443. Email: caldnsy@activ8.net.au



Muru Mittigar Provenance Nursery
128b Terrybrook Road
LLANDILO, 2747

The Muru Mittigar Provenance Nursery is a wholesale and retail nursery specialising in growing indigenous native provenance stock in forestry tubes - trees, shrubs, climbers and grasses. It is the only accredited Aboriginal run nursery in NSW. The nursery is open from Monday to Friday, 7am to 2pm. Phone: 0417 994 081; Email: tim@murumittigar.com.au



Newcastle Wildflower Nursery
260 Lake Road
GLENDALE, 2285

Extensive range of native plants including rare and endangered species. Open 9am to 5pm daily. 10% discount to APS members. Phone: (02) 4954 5584.



South Coast Flora
146 Dignams Creek Rd
COBARGO, 2550

Wholesale and retail, specialising in cool climate, bushfood plants and products as well as south coast native plants. Open 9.00am-5.00pm by appointment. Phone: (02) 6493 6747.



Sydney Wildflower Nursery
9 Veno St
HEATHCOTE, 2233

Open 7 days. Phone: (02) 9548 2818.



The Sydney Rainforest
125 Dog Trap Rd
OURIMBAH, 2258

Specialist native rainforest nursery located 2.5km from Pacific Highway, 1km from F3 Freeway, Ourimbah exit. Tubestock to superadvanced trees. Many rainforest forms (vines, trees, ferns, herbs, shrubs), mostly Sydney region provenance, but with a selection from further afield. Bulk tubestock and wetland plants available by arrangement. Postal address: P.O. Box 259, Ourimbah. 2258.

Retail nursery open every Friday. Phone: (02) 4362 2499



The Wildflower Place
453 The Entrance Road
ERINA HEIGHTS, 2260

Open 7 days, 9:00am to 5:00pm. Phone: (02) 4365 5510; Email: sales@thewildflowerplace.com.au.



Verdigris Fern Nursery
CURROWAN CREEK, 2536

Verdigris Nursery is a specialist fern nursery located in the foothills of the Clyde Mountain Range, about 25km inland from Batemans Bay. Numerous native fern species are grown ands well as a range of exotics.

Mail order is available through the website which includes useful information on fern cultivation. The nursery is open by appointment. Phone: 02 4478 1311. Email: verdigrisferns@gmail.com



Wariapendi Nursery
Church Ave
COLO VALE, 2575

Growers of frost hardy natives from tubestock to advanced. Open 7 days. 7 km north of Mittagong off F5...take Colo Vale exit. Phone: (02) 4889 4327.



Wirrimbirra Native Nursery
Hume Highway
BARGO, 2574

Wide range including unusual plants. Located between Tahmoor and Bargo, eastern side of Highway (3km from freeway entry). Phone: (02) 4684 1112.



Wirreanda Nursery
Wirreanda Road
INGLESIDE, 2101

Growers of advanced and semi-advanced native trees and shrubs. Open Mon to Sat 7:30am - 4:30pm; Sun 9am - 4:30pm; Public Holidays: 10am - 4pm; Closed Xmas and Boxing Day. Phone: (02) 9450 1400.


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Northern Territory

Inland Nursery
ALICE SPRINGS, 0870

Specialist grower of native plants for dryland regions. Around seventy local species are grown and up to forty species of Eremophila.


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Queensland

See also the list on the Native Plants Queensland web site.



Barung Landcare's Native Plant Nursery
Porters Lane
NORTH MALENY, 4552

Barung Nursery stocks over 150 species of native plants and specialises in:

  • Local rainforest and wallum species
  • Farm forestry species
  • Landscaping and home garden plants
  • Bird, butterfly & fauna attracting plants

See the website (link above) for plant availability list (updated bi-monthly), opening hours and other information.

Contact (Mob.) : 0429 943 152 Email: nursery@barunglandcare.org.au



Fairhill Plants and Botanic Garden
114-132 Fairhill Road
NINDERRY, 4561

Huge range, rainforest plants, grafted Grevilleas, rare plants, wildflowers, ferns, orchids, revegetation trees. Extensive display gardens and provides meals/picnic facilities. Open every day except Christmas, Boxing Day and Good Friday 8.30am to 5.00pm. Phone: (07) 5446 7088. Email: retail@fairhill.com.au



Gilston Nursery
Lot 6 Evanita Drive
GILSTON, 4211

Specialises in ornamental rainforest trees and shrubs, dryland native plants, local plants and bush tucker species. Open Tuesday to Saturday. Phone and Fax: (07) 5533 2494.



Kalangadoo Native Nursery
Eukey Road
STANTHORPE, 4380

Specialises in frost-tolerant inland plants, such as croweas, hakeas and woody pears. Phone: (07) 4683 7175.



Nielsen's Native Nursery
49-51 Beenleigh-Redland Bay Road
LOGANHOLME, 4129

Large range including grafted Grevilleas, shadehouse plants, collector's corner and garden accessories. Open 7 days. Phone: (07) 3806 1414; Fax: (07) 3806 1706.



Rathie's Rare Plants
6 Bright St
TOOWOOMBA SOUTH, 4350

If it's unusual and can be grown in the Greater Brisbane area, Kerry Rathie tries to stock it (but only in small quantities). Also a good selection of cycads, ferns and epiphytic orchids. Phone: (07) 4638 4305. Email: krathie6@bigpond.com



Yuruga Nursery Pty Ltd
Kennedy Highway
WALKAMIN, 4872

Located on the Atherton Tableland and specialises in tropical rainforest plants. Extensive display gardens. Open 6 days, closed Sundays. P.O. Box 220, Walkamin, 4872; Phone: (07) 4093 3826; Fax: (07) 4093 3869; Email: nursery@yuruga.com.au.


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South Australia

See also the list on the Australian Plants Society (South Australia) web site.



Brenton Tucker Native Plants and Carawatha Garden
off Placid Estates Road
WELLINGTON EAST via Tailem Bend, 5260

Wide range of tubestock and advanced plants. Extensive display gardens and picnic areas. Open weekends and public holidays 10.00am to 4.00pm.. Also open most weekdays but it's best to phone first (if from interstate, drop in anyway!) Phone: (08) 8572 7104.



Coromandel Native Nursery
28 Star and Arrow Road
COROMANDEL EAST, 5157

Open Monday to Saturday 8am to 4pm. Phone:(08) 8388 2777; Email: coro@natives.net.au



Dealtry Native Nursery
Lot 2 Trevilla Road
ONE TREE HILL, 5114

Large range of tube stock plants. Display gardens. Phone to check if open. Phone: (08) 8280 7079.



Nesbitt's Orchids
PO Box 72
WALKERVILLE, 5081

Specialists in the propagation of Australian terrestrial orchids. Send SAE for list and culture notes. Phone: (08) 8261 1550.



State Flora Nurseries
Queen's Jubilee Drive
Belair National Park, Upper Sturt Rd
BELAIR, 5052

Large range of tubestock suitable for agroforestry, biodiversity, salinity and revegetation. General garden species also available in tubestock and larger pots.

Open 7 days; Mon-Fri 9.00am to 5.00pm. Weekends and Public Holidays 10.00am to 5.00pm. Closed Christmas Day and Good Friday. Phone: (08) 8278 7777. Fax: (08) 8278 7801.

Also at Murray Bridge Nursery; Open 8am to 4.30pm, Monday to Friday. Phone (08) 8539 2105.


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Tasmania

See also the list on the Australian Plants Society (Tasmania) web site.



Habitat Plants
240 Jones Road
LIFFEY, 7302

Specialist growers of Tasmanian Indigenous Flora. Extensive species range covering grasses, wildflowers, groundcovers, trees , shrubs (including rainforest and alpine), ferns and aquatics. Plants for revegetation, farm shelter and wildlife corridors, public places and home gardens. Contract growing available. Open Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday 9:00am to 5:00pm (June and August 9:00am to 4:00pm. Closed during July. Phone: (03) 6397 3400. Fax: (03) 6397 3074.



Huon Farm Trees
70 Arthurs Road
PELVERATA, 7150

Supplying bulk native trees. Phone: (03) 6266 3148. Email: desleyandcraig@intas.net.au



Leslie Vale Nursery
645 Leslie Road
LESLIE VALE, 7054

Large range of Australian native plants, including Tasmanian plants. Open Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday, 9:30am to 5:00pm. Saturday at Salamanca Market; Sunday at Kingston Market (Coles carpark). Phone: (03) 6239 6081. Mobile: 0408 574119.



Plants of Tasmania Nursery
65 Hall St
RIDGEWAY, 7054

Specialist growers of the Tasmanian flora. A wide range of plants from all habitats is available, including rainforest, alpine, coastal and woodland is available. Many Tasmanian species are only available from us. Send four 55c stamps for catalogue, which is also available on our website. Located only 10 minutes from Hobart in beautiful Ridgeway. Open 7 days, 9am - 5pm (4pm in winter). Phone: (03) 6239 1583. Fax:(03) 6239 1106.



Pulchella Native Nursery
Tasman Highway
BUCKLAND, 7190

Phone (03) 6257 5189.



Redbreast Nurseries
1709 Channel Highway
MARGATE, 7054 and
Robin Hill Road
FLOWERDALE, 7325

Native plant growers. Wide range of shrubs, groundcovers and trees. Phone: (03) 6267 2871 Margate); (03) 6442 4833 (Flowerdale).



Wildseed Tasmania
91 Weston Hill Rd
SORELL, Tasmania, 7172

Wholesale nursery which is open to the public by appointment. Also supplies seeds of Tasmanian species in small and large quantities. Downloadable catalogue (MS Excel format). Phone: (03) 6265 2651. E-mail: helenka@wildseedtasmania.com.au


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Victoria


Austplant
249 Purves Road
ARTHURS SEAT, 3936

Set on top of picturesque Arthurs Seat on the Mornington Peninsula, Austplant Native Plants Nursery features 8 acres of display gardens ready to be explored. Austplant has over 600 species of Native and Indigenous plants available, a Garden Design Service, and hands on Specialist Advice.

The nursery is open 7 days a week and welcome visitors to browse the gardens and enjoy the serenity. Gift Vouchers are available.

Email: admin@austplant.com.au; Phone: (03) 5989 6120



Barb Martin Bush Bank
Phillip Island Tourist Road, Koala Conservation Centre
COWES, 3922

The Barb Martin Bushbank facilitates the collection and storage of local indigenous plant seed and co-ordinates the propagation of plants from this seed for use in community tree planting projects and gardens on Phillip Island. Open Wednesday from 9 am to noon and the first Saturday of each month from 10 am to 1 pm. Email: bushbank@penguins.org.au. Phone: 0407 348 807



Bimbadeen Nursery
104 Webb St
WARRANDYTE, 3113

Native nursery specialising in indigenous plants of Melbourne's eastern suburbs. Display gardens. Call for an appointment. Phone: (03) 9844 3906



Codrington Nursery
15 School Road
CODRINGTON, 3285

Trees, shrubs and groundcovers. Coastal varieties and indigenous plants of SW Victoria. Open Wed to Sat, 10am to 5pm; Sun, 10am to 3pm; Closed Mon and Tues.

Phone: (03) 5568 4344. Email: info@codringtonnursery.com.au.



Greenlink Box Hill
41 Wimmera St
BOX HILL NORTH, 3129

Greenlink grows a generous selection of indigenous plants from the greater Whitehorse area of Melbourne. Plants are available as tubestock and they happily grow to order. The nursery is open for sales on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 9am to 12pm and on several Saturday mornings (see website for openings).

Email: greenlinkboxhill@gmail.com



Greg's Indigenous Plants and Landscape
56 Derby Drive
EPPING, 3076

Specializing in plants from the basalt plains in the Melbourne region but also stocking a small selection of other Australian natives. Nearly all species are drought tolerant and are well adapted to Melbourne's heavy clay soils.

Most species are ideally suited to small suburban gardens and can be used as formal hedges, as borders, in and around ponds, as screens, in rockeries, as shade, as lawns and even as added security to your property.

Phone: (03) 9401 3696, Mobile: 0414 318 470, Email: greg@gregsindigenouslandscapes.com.au



Goldfields Revegetation Native Nursery
230 Tannery Lane
MANDURANG, 3551

Located 10 minutes from Bendigo, Goldfields Revegetation Nursery specializes in indigenous plants of central and northern Victoria, but they also have a large range of other species, including Eremophilas, Correas, Grevilleas and Banksias. Open 7 days from 9 am to 5 pm. Mail delivery can be arranged for customers in the eastern states. Phone: (03) 5439 5384. Email: info@goldfieldsrevegetation.com.au



Kuranga Native Nursery
118 York Road
MOUNT EVELYN, 3796

Large range. Specialists in rare, collectors' and hardy varieties, rainforest and grafted plants, grasses and Melbourne's indigenous plants in forestry tubes. Open 7 days. Delivery Australia wide. Free stocklist. Phone: (03) 9760 8100. Fax: (03) 9737 1968. Email: info@kuranga.com.au



Lang's Native Plant Nursery
564 11th Street
MILDURA WEST, 3500

Specialising in plants from arid and semi-arid areas. Display gardens. Open Tuesday to Saturday 9.00am to 5.00pm and Sunday 1.00pm to 5.00pm. Phone/Fax: (03) 5023 2551. Email: langs@vic.ozland.net.au.



Neerim Native Flora
PO Box 95
NEERIM SOUTH 3831

Specialists in regeneration and shelterbelts, growing plants to order, treeguards, weed mats, tree planters, planting service. Indigenous plants and a select range of non-indigenous native species. Mainly wholesale - retail by appointment. Phone: (03) 5628 1419. Mobile: 0419 100 805. Email: mikeh@sympac.com.au



St Kilda Indigenous Nursery Cooperative (SKINC)
525 Williamstown Road
PORT MELBOURNE, 3207

Specialists in tubestock plants local to the Melbourne bayside area. Opening hours: Monday to Thursday - by appointment; Friday and Saturday - 10am - 4pm; Sunday - closed. Phone/Fax: (03) 9645 2477. Email: info@skinc.com.au



Vaughan's Australian Plants
919 Bannockburn Shelford Rd
TEESDALE, 3328

Huge selection of rare and unusual plants - Australia's largest range of grafted native plants. Open Friday to Sun 10am to 4pm - all other days by appointment only. Email for plant list: vaughans.plants@jollymac.com.au. Phone: 0423 904 470.



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Western Australia

See also the list on the Wildflower Society of Western Australia web site.



Geographe Community Landcare Nursery
366 Queen Elizabeth Avenue
PO Box 798
BUSSELTON, 6280

Grower of local provenance indigenous native plants for gardens and landcare. Open Monday and Tuesday 8am to 4pm. Wednesday to Friday 9am to 2pm. Phone 0429 644 885.



Lullfitz Nursery
Cnr Caporn Street and Honey Road
WANNEROO, 6005
also at: 1071 Thomas Road, OAKFORD, 6121

Long established native plant nursery. Open 7 days from 9 AM to 5 PM. Phone: (08) 9405 1607 (Wanneroo) and (08) 9439 2555 (Oakford).



Morande Native Plants
1007 Chester Pass Rd
KING RIVER, 6330

Phone: (08) 98443045.



Tintuppa Nursery
PO Box 85
BALINGUP, 6253

Large range of Western Australian species - phone for an appointment. Phone/Fax: (08) 9764 1066.



Zanthorrea Nursery
155 Watsonia Road
MADIA VALE, 6057

Open 7 days. Phone: (08) 9454 6260.


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