Monthly Archives: September 2014

Top 10 Plants for Mass Planting In NSW

The following ten plants have proven over time to handle the tough conditions of low maintenance mass plantings. There is a wide variety of shrubs, ground covers and strappy leaf plants in this selection that are drought tolerant, cold hardy and look great planted en masse.

Plants for Mass Planting In NSW










Grey Box™ Westringia fruticosa ‘WES04’ PBR
Compact ball shape; partially wet or dry


Mundi™ Westringia fruticosa ‘WES05’ PBR
Ground cover, small white flowers


Tanika® Lomandra longifolia ‘LM300’ PBR
Improved, compact, fine leaf form


Shara™ Lomandra fluviatilis ‘ABU7’ PBR
Fine leaf, compact; partially wet or dry


Little Jess™ Dianella caerulea ‘DCMP01’ PBR
Compact, dwarf Flax Lily


Nyalla® Lomandra longifolia ‘LM400’ PBR
Semi-compact blue- grey fine leaf


Just Right® Liriope muscari ‘LIRJ’ PBR
Evergreen, clean growing Liriope


Aussie Rambler™ Carpobrotus glaucescens ‘CAR10’ PBR
Spreading ground cover; large flowers


Lucia™ Dianella caerulea ‘DC101’ PBR
Low growing, spreading Dianella


Green John™ Callistemon viminalis ‘LJ23’ PBR
Compact Callistemon with green foliage



Ozbreed Plants Featured at the Australian Garden Show Sydney

Just last week we were at the Australian Garden Show Sydney in Centennial Park which ran from September 4th – 7th.

It was a “stylish event celebrating Australia’s love of gardens and outdoor spaces. The Show explored new ideas in gardening techniques and design, showcasing spectacular displays and a wide variety of lifestyle products”.

Throughout the displays, grasses and Kangaroo Paws were very popular and Luscious® Tristaniopsis was also used in many displays.

Here are some photos we took of the different displays:

'GOLD VELVET' Anigozanthos display - Designed by Sandhya Sunil

(Above) Display designed by Sandhya Sunil featuring ‘GOLD VELVET’ Anigozanthos

Luscious® Tristaniopsis and Sweeper® Waterhousea - Ozbreed

(Above) Landscape Association of NSW & ACT stand: Embrace The Landscape featuring Luscious® Tristaniopsis and Sweeper® Waterhousea

Dense Fence™ Viburnum 

(Above) Nursery and Garden Industry NSW stand: Dirty Ideas for Everyday Gardens featuring Dense Fence™ Viburnum

Kingsdale® Poa - Ozbreed

(Above) NGINA stand featuring Kingsdale® Poa

Nara™ Zoysia

(Above) NGINA stand featuring Nara™ Native Turf

Tanika® Lomandra

(Above) Greenwall display designed by Rupert Baywill featuring Tanika® Lomandra