Aussie Hedges

You can have a formal garden using Australian plants.

Tall, medium and small hedges can be achieved using varieties that grow vertically with a minimum effort of trimming.

As an added extra, you can have varieties that attract Honeyeater birds.

Small (1m)

*

Grevillea pimeleoides (little - 1m)

 

Olearia “Little Smokie” pbr

 

Hakea laurina “Minipini” pbr

#

Verticordia pityrops

 

Isopogon formosa

#

Verticordia mitchelliana (vertical)

 

Lomandra ordii (strap leaf)

 

 

Medium (1m - 2m)

 

Beaufortia sparsa

* #

Hibbertia cuneiformis

#

Beaufortia squarrosa ‘Pencil Perfect’ pbr

*

Hovea elliptica

#

Calothamnus quadrifidus “pencil” pbr pending

#

Leptospermum serecium “Little Silver”

 

Correa backhousiana var corriaceae (shade)

*

Melaleuca ringens “Coastal Column” pbr

*

Grevillea pimeleoides

 

Melaleuca lateritia

 

Grevillea Honeybird “Pink” pbr

#

Melaleuca urceolaris

 

Grevillea Honeybird “Yellow” pbr

 

Pimelea physodes

*

Hakea obtusa

#

Scholtzia involucrata (column form)

Tall (3m)

 

Actinostrobus pyramidalis

 

Hakea baxteri

 

Adenanthos cygnorum “Perth Pencil”

*

Melaleuca “Narrow Nessie” pbr

*

Adenanthos sericeus “Pencil Perfect”

 

Regelia velutina

*

Banksia occidentalis

#

Ricinocarpos “Pencil Wedding Bush” pbr pending

TRIM TO DESIRED SHAPE

 

Legend:

*  will grow in shade                #  very narrow

 
 
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