Angus’s Top Ten Australian Plants For Frosty Areas

1 Acacia cardiophylla (Wyalong Wattle)

Because of its profuse yellow flowers and attractive silvery foliage.

2 Lomandra longifolia ‘Tanika’€™

Because of its overall toughness and neat linear foliage.

3 Callistemon ‘€˜Silver Cloud’

Because of the lovely yellow flowers and silvery foliage.

4 Acacia iteaphylla (Flinders Range Wattle)

Because of the greyish pendulous foliage and mass displays of yellow flowers.

5 Poa labillardieri ‘€˜Eskdale’€™

Because of the silvery foliage and tufting growth habit.

6 Brachychiton populneus (Kurrajong)

Because of the overall adaptability and pleasing dense foliage.

7 Telopea ‘Braidwood Brilliant’€™

Because of the brilliant red flowers and bird-attracting ability.

8 Babingtonia ‘€˜Howie’€™s Sweet Midget’

Because of its ball-shaped compact growth habit and white flowers.

9 Calothamnus quadrifidus (One-sided Bottlebrush)

Because of its interesting red flowers and fine foliage.

10 Brachyscome ‘Pacific Reef’€™

Because of its brilliant purple-pink flowers and lightly suckering habit.