Angus’s Top Ten Australian Plants For Clay Soils

1 Melaleuca linariifolia ‘Claret Tops’

Because of its fine grey foliage with bright new growth and very compact habit.

2 Callistemon ‘€˜Kings Park Special’

Because of its profuse red flowers, dense growth habit.

3 Lomandra longifolia varieties

Because of the elegant foliage and perfumed flowers.

4 Melaleuca hypericifolia  ‘Ulladulla Beacon’

Because of its elegant pendulous branches and orange-red bird-attracting flowers.

5 Callistemon ‘€˜All Aglow’€™

Because of its bright new growth, purple-pink flowers .

6 Leptospermum petersonii ‘Little Lemon Scents’

Because of its wonderful lemon-scented fine foliage and compact growth habit.

7 Philotheca myoporoides (Long-leaf Wax Flower)

Because of its beautiful displays of white flowers.

8 Anigozanthos flavidus varieties

Because of the vibrant bird attracting flowers with their unusual  felty texture.

9 Callistemon ‘Taree Pink’

Because of its colourful new growth, gorgeous pink flowers.

10 Scaevola ‘Mauve Clusters’

Because of its colourful flowers and neat groundcovering habit