Links, References & More Info:
Garden Centres & Nurseries
This section provides links to websites, great publications and details of
organisations to contact for further information about gardening with
Australian native plants and protecting Australia's biodiversity.
If you know of a resource that you think should be listed
here, please contact us.
Austraflora’s Bill Molyneux and Sue Forrester have selected and developed Australian plants throughout the continent for more than 35 years. Austraflora plants all create and enhance habitat for wildlife in your garden, providing food, protection and nesting sites. There is a collection of Austraflora plants suitable for your garden wherever you live, and whatever your climate and soils ~ look for the distinctive Austraflora label in the Flora for Fauna section in your nursery.
Kuranga Native Plant Nursery (VIC)
Located in suburban Melbourne, Kuranga specialise exclusively in Australian Native Plants.
Their huge range includes many rare and unusual plants not normally found elsewhere.
Colourful displays, knowledgeable staff and something new to see on every visit.
Fairhill Native Plants (QLD)
Located in South East Queensland on the Sunshine Coast hinterland, Fairhill Nursery is a showplace of Australian flora.
The nursery offers Australia's biggest range of Australian native plants - everything from wildflowers, grasses and water plants to ferns, orchids and rainforest trees.
Kangarutha Nursery (NSW)
Surrounded by National Parks and nestled on the fringe of a
tall coastal forest, Kangarutha Nursery presents one of the
largest selections of Australian flora found anywhere in NSW.
Judged Australian Best Medium Garden Centre (2002/03), Australian Best Small Garden Centre (2001) and NSW Garden Centre of the Year (2000).
Heyne's Garden Centre (Beluh Park, SA)
Established in 1869 and still a family business, Heynes stocks an extensive range of Australian native plants and other materials to create your Flora for Fauna garden.
Staff can help with advice and ideas.
Wariapendi Nursery (Colo Vale, NSW)
Wariapendi Nursery at Colo Vale in the NSW Southern Highlands offers a wide range of native plants suitable for cold climates and beyond.
Their information brochures are available to help you decide on the best plants for your location and requirements and staff are happy to share their expertise.
Zanthorrea Nursery (Maida Vale, WA)
Located in the foothills near Kalamunda, Zanthorrea Nursery offers a wide range of Australian native plants in a peaceful bush garden setting.
Staff have lots of local knowledge and can advise on the best plants for your location as well as help with other flora and fauna information.
Goodwinii Eremophila Nursery (Port Augusta, SA)
At the 'crossroads to Australia' (Port Augusta), this nursery specialises exclusively in the Australian native arid-land species, Eremophila and Myoporum. There are approx 300 varieties on display in their fauna-friendly gardens and the nursery offers a mail-order service for interstate and overseas customers.
Mildura Native Nursery has a very informative website on native Australian plants and the environment. You can order plants, books, seed and innovative gardening products online and they can be delivered to your door via Australia Post. There is a also a very handy 'Find a Plant function that is free to use and is extremely useful for people trying to select plants for their garden. People can sort plants according to specific criteria (eg. frost tolerance, drought tolerant, bird attracting).
Our Nursery is a wholesale operation focuused on the supply of indigenous plants for South-eastern Australia (S.W. Victoria, S.E. South Australia and Southern N.S.W.). We also supply seedlings for farm forestry and plantation forestry industries. We produce a range of seedlings including trees, shrubs, grasses, rushes, sedges etc. for bushland, coastal, riparian and wetland revegetation projects. We also provide Bush Regeneration Services (see the Australian Association of Bush Regenerators Inc. site - www.zipworld.com.au/~aabr/ for more information on Bush Regeneration if you like).
Alstonville Garden Centre (NSW)
The Alstonville Tree Farm grows a wide, varied and vast selection of high quality trees for nurseries and landscapers around Australia. We specialise in rainforest trees and coastal plants. Our experienced landscapers specialise in major rehabilitation, reforestation and landscaping projects of various natures.
Alstonville Tree Farm (NSW)
Alstonville Tree Farm grow super advanced and advanced trees for Australian Nurseries and Landscapers. A great selection of rainforest trees and coastal plants. Experienced Landscapers specialising in major rehabilitation, reforestation and landscaping projects.
For recommended native nurseries
Please contact Flora for Fauna