Plant Species List

The below is a list of species of trees, shrubs and low level planting that would be suitable to use when landscaping your home at Oran Park. The list is provided for your information only and is to be used as a guide. Residents are not required to use any of the below species.

Evergreen Native Trees
Species Common Name Height Spread
Banksia integrifolia Coast Banksia 12 4
Callistemon salignus Willow Bottlebrush 8 4
Callistemon viminalis ‘Hannah Ray ‘ Weeping Bottlebrush 8 4
Cupaniopsis anacardioides Tuckeroo 12 5
Elaeocarpus reticulatus Blueberry Ash 8 4
Melaleuca linariifolia Snow-in-summer 6 3
Melaleuca styphelioides Prickly Paperbark 6 3
Tristania laurina ‘Luscious’ Water Gum 7 4
Waterhousia floribunda Weeping Lilly Pily 12 6

 

Evergreen Exotic Trees
Species Common Name Height Spread
Fraxinus griffithii Evergreen Ash 7 5
Magnolia grandiflora “Exmouth” Dwarf Bull Magnolia 8 4
Tibouchina lepidota Alstonville Tibouchina 5 4

 

Deciduous Native Trees
Species Common Name Height Spread
Brachychiton acerifolius  Illawarra Flame Tree  10 5
Flindersia australis  Crows Foot Ash 12 5
  
Exotic Deciduous Trees
Species Common Name Height Spread
Fraxinus ‘Raywoodii’ Claret Ash 12 6
Jacaranda mimosifolia Jacaranda 12 7
Lagerstroemia indica Crepe Myrtle 5.0 – 8.0 4
‘Indian Summer’ cvs.      
Nyssa sylvatica Tupelo 10 5
Pistacia chinensis Chinese Pistachio 10 5
Pyrus calleryana ‘Chanticleer’ Ornamental Pear 11 5.5
Sapium sebiferum Chinese Tallow 8 4
Ulmus parvifolia Chinese Elm 10 8

 

Native Shrubs
Species Common Name Height Spread
 Banksia spinulosa Dwarf Banksia 2 2
 Callistemon ‘Anzac’ White Bottlebrush 1.5 1
 Callistemon ‘Endeavour’ Red Bottlebrush 2 1.5
Callistemon ‘Little John’ Dwarf Bottlebrush 0.5 0.5
Grevillea ‘Superb’ Spider Flower 1.5 1.5
Leptospermum ‘Cardwell’ Tantoon 1.5 1.3
Melaleuca hypericifolia Hillock Bush 3 2.5
Melaleuca nesophila Showy Honey Myrtle  4  2
 Syzygium paniculatum ‘Dwarf’ Lilly Pily  2  1
 Westringia fruticosa Coastal Rosemary  1.5  1.5

 

Accent Foliage Plants
Species Common Name Height Spread
 Crinum pedunculatum Swamp Lily 0.9 0.9
 Doryanthes excelsa Gymea Lily 1.2 1

 

Strap Leaved Plants
Species Common Name Height Spread
Dianella caerulea & cvs. Flax Lily 0.5 0.4
Lomandra ‘Tanika’ Dwarf Lomandra 0.6 0.5

 

Ground Covers & Spillovers
Species Common Name Height Spread
Baeckea virgata ‘Dwarf’ Dwarf Baeckea 0.3 0.5
Brachycome multifida Cut Leaf Daisy 0.3 0.3
Grevillea ‘Bronze Rambler’ Prostrate Spider Flower 0.4 1.2
Grevillea ‘Mt Tamboritha’ Dwarf Grevillea 0.4 0.5
Myoporum parvifolium Myoporum 0.4 1
Viola hederacea Native Violet 0.2 0.5

 

Climbers
Species Common Name Height Spread
Hardenbergia violacea False Sarsaparilla Varies Varies
Pandorea pandorana Wonga Wonga Vine Varies Varies

 

Ferns
Species Common Name Height Spread
Asplenium australasicum Birds Nest Fern 1 1
Dicksonia antarctica Soft Tree Fern 1.5 1.5