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Clarity Blue™ Dianella is a tough clumping plant with clean blue foliage

Clarity Blue™ Dianella is tougher and better performing than Utopia® Dianella prunina ‘DP303’ PBR with a clear blue colour. It forms a nice clump like Cassa Blue® Dianella caerulea ‘DBB03’ PBR and provides displays of showy flower stems in summer.


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Lucky Stripe™ Lomandra is a variegated plant with clean contrasting foliage

Lucky Stripe™ Lomandra is one of the only ultra-tough no fuss strappy leaf variegated plants with such mass planting appeal.


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Purple Pixie™ Loropetalum is a groundcover plant with rich purple foliage

Purple Pixie™ Loropetalum is a dwarf ground cover with rich purple foliage. Showy pink flowers appear in spring that compliment the foliage beautifully. 


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Silverstar™ Liriope is a Low Growing Contrast Plant with Clean Variegated Foliage

Silverstar™ Liriope has delicate cream and green variegated foliage that looks almost silver from a distance


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Top 10 Rain Garden Plants for South Australia

Top 10 Rain Garden Plants for South Australia

A recent study has shown that the following type of plants are suitable for rain gardens. For more information, see www.ozbreed.com.au/plant-turf-research.html.

Purple Lea® Pennisetum - Ozbreed

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

Katie Belles™ Lomandra hystrix ‘LHBYF’ PBR
Full sized Lomandra hystrix; mass flowering

Southern Cascade™ Lomandra hystrix ‘LHWP’ PBR
Lomandra hystrix with weeping foliage

Nafray® Pennisetum alopecuroides ‘PA300PBR
Compact, clumping native grass

Pennstripe™ Pennisetum alopecuroides ‘PAV300’ PBR
Variegated, compact clumping grass

Purple Lea® Pennisetum alopecuroides ‘PA400’ PBR
Showy, clumping plant; purple flowers

Feather Top™ Baloskion tetraphyllum
Clumping perennial herb

Twizzler™ Lepironia articulata ‘LA20’ PBR
Twisted, glaucous reed-like foliage

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

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

Top 10 Salt Tolerant Plants for South Australia

These salt tolerant plants were chosen for South Australia based on research or common knowledge. For more information and the full paper, see www.ozbreed.com.au/plant-turf-research.html.

Cosmic Pink™ Raphiolepis indica

 

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

Cosmic White™ Raphiolepis indica ‘RAPH01’ PBR
Tough Raphiolepis; large white flowers

Cosmic Pink™ Raphiolepis indica ‘RAPH02’ PBR
Tough Raphiolepis; large pink flowers

Ozbreed Aussie Box® Westringia ‘WES02’ PBR
Native box hedge; tight, compact growth

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

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

Naringa™ Westringia ‘WES01’ PBR
Fast establishing, hedging Westringia

Blue Gem™ Westringia ‘WES03’ PBR
Shrubby Westringia; masses of flowers

Cassa Blue® Dianella caerulea ‘DBB03’ PBR
Clumping, compact rich blue foliage

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

 

 

Top 10 Erosion Control Plants for South Australia

From the research paper Quantifying the Strengthening of Soil By Commonly Used Landscape Plants. See http://www.ozbreed.com.au/plant-turf-research.html for more information, including the full paper.

Breeze® Dianella

King Alfred® Dianella caerulea ‘JOHN316’ PBR
Dense, compact blue- green foliage

Nafray® Pennisetum alopecuroides ‘PA300’ PBR
Compact, clumping native grass

Katrinus Deluxe Lomandra longifolia ‘Katrinus Deluxe’ PBR
Improved semi- compact fine leaf form

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

Breeze® Dianella caerulea ‘DCNC0’ PBR
‘No cane’ Dianella caerulea

Katie Belles™ Lomandra hystrix ‘LHBYF’ PBR
Full sized Lomandra hystrix; mass flowering

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

Southern Cascade™ Lomandra hystrix ‘LHWP’ PBR
Lomandra hystrix with weeping foliage

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

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