Grass Tree

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Native Grass Tree in flower and fruit

(2/11) Native Grass Tree in flower and fruit

Grass trees are native and an important part of the landscape in Australia our staff member Greg with one on a walk up fairymount in Kyogle

(3/11) Grass trees are native and an important part of the landscape in Australia our staff member Greg with one on a walk up fairymount in Kyogle

Shows the striking flower of the grass tree reaching high into the sky to attract bees and insects

(4/11) Shows the striking flower of the grass tree reaching high into the sky to attract bees and insects

Shows grass trees being suited to all types of climates even the windy sea side

(5/11) Shows grass trees being suited to all types of climates even the windy sea side

Shows how the flower spike can do some looping and look quite interesting

(6/11) Shows how the flower spike can do some looping and look quite interesting

Grass tree flower spikes looping their flower spike

(7/11) Grass tree flower spikes looping their flower spike

Grass Tree

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Grass Tree For Sale

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Grass Tree For Sale (Size: Medium)  (Grown from Seed)

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Leaf of the Grass Tree

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Grass Tree

Xanthorrhoea glauca
A stunning and unusual Australian native plant, the Grass Tree develops a black trunk with bright green foliage above. Grass Trees are a great asset to any garden giving a bold feature. Plant in a sunny well-drained position and do not disturb the origina... Read More
Other Names: Black Boys

$4.90 ($4.90-$34.00 choose a size)

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Specifications of Grass Tree

Preferred Climate SubtropicalLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From SeedlingLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 2-5m

Can it Handle Frosts? Yes

Amount of leaves in Winter? All Leaves (Evergreen)

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Dwarf Apple - Redlove

$49.00 ($49.00-$89.00 choose a size)

Stunning and unique red flesh are the highlight of this new variety of apple. It is a beautiful backyard tree to grow, producing an attractive flush of burgundy coloured spring growth, dark bark and deep red skin also make this a pretty tree. Blackspot and powdery mildew resistant it only grow to about 2.5m and is perfect for pots. Pollinators - Granny Smith, Pinkabelle and Pink Lady
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Custard Apple - Paxton Prolific

$89.00 ($89.00-$99.00 choose a size)

A PBR selection of the popular Pinks Mammoth variety. It has a low seed count and excellent natural fruit set. This means that, unlike some other varieties, there is no need to laboriously hand pollinate each bloom to achieve a good harvest. Unpruned custard apples grow into very large trees. With dedicated, twice yearly pruning it is possible to restrict tree height and spread to 3-4m. This variety is subject to Plant Breeder Rights (PBR).The foliage is delicate on young trees, and our potted plants are known for their older leaves to turn yellow and drop during transport to conserve energy. This is not a problem long term. With care and acclimatisation they will bounce back

Dwarf Mango - Alison Red

$79.00 ($79.00-$79.00 choose a size)

A semi-dwarfing selection of Kensington Pride. Fruits are medium sized with an attractive red blush and delicious smooth flesh with the true Kensington flavour. The tree is about 1/2 the size of the Kensington Pride.

Durian

$29.00 ($29.00-$69.00 choose a size)

Some people regard the durian as having a pleasantly sweet fragrance and an irresistible flavour; others find the aroma overpowering and it is common for them to be banned from public transport. The spikey fruits need to be handled with care, but once open the true richness of this unique fruit can be appreciated. The flavour is rich and sweet, it can be described as having a hint of roasted sweet potato or onion flavours but the one thing that is certain about the durian is that it tends to grow on people. The more you eat it the more likely you are to fall in love with it. Durian trees have one or two flowering and fruiting periods per year. A typical durian tree can bear fruit after four or five years. The durian fruit can hang from any branch and matures roughly three months after pollination. Growers often tie the fruit up to the branch so that when ready to fall they don't hit the ground and get damaged. Durians are very tropical and we only recommend them from areas north of Mackay in QLD.
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Achacha

$39.00 ($19.75-$129.00 choose a size)

A cousin of the mangosteen, Achachas are tangy and refreshing with a delicate subtle sweetness, a fine balance between sweetness and acidity, producing an unusual taste sensation. Fruit should be picked mature as it does not ripen further on storage. Originating from the Bolivian part of the Amazon basin in South America, the Bolivian name of the fruit is Achachairu and translated means honey kiss. Achacha is protected by Plant Breeders Right (PBR) and cannot be grown or propagated without licence agreement with Achacha Fruit Group
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Dwarf Avocado - Wurtz (A)

$59.00 ($59.00-$79.00 choose a size)

A small tree to about 4m popular for the back yard. A moderate cropper of medium sized rich, high quality fruit. Pear-shaped with dark green skin using Guatamalan rootstock. Aug - Oct Does best if grown with a B type pollinator.

Grass Tree Reviews & Tips

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Moti
★★★★★ 6months ago

CAULFIELD SOUTH, VIC

Grass Tree

Grass trees are magnificent long living feature trees. They have leaves unlike any other plant, which are so fine that they sway ever so beautifully with just a small gust of wind, thus, adding a phenomenal kinetic element to your garden. Furthermore, they are also great for the ecosystem within your garden, as their dried up leaves at the base of the tree provide the perfect shelter for small native insects and animals. I highly recommend them, they're easily one of my favourite Aussie natives.

David Nelson
★★★★★ 6months ago

Padstow, New South Wales, Australia

Grass Tree

They do not tolerate too much root disturbance. Once established they are reasonably bullet proof. Livestock love to eat them down to the trunk so keep stock away. Good drainage required.

bob male
5y ago

tugun, qld, Australia

Grass Tree

I planted 5 grass trees about 20 years ago, unfortunately 2 died but the other three have taken off. they are now all about a metre and a half tall and the trunks are about 25cm thick. I don't know why everyone says they are slow growing.

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