Gift & Garden Shop

AALBG's Bernie Reichstein helps two visitors select a book in the Gift & Garden Shop

Books, giftware, regional foods, jewellery, clothing & plants are all available

Don’t miss our gift and garden shop where you’ll find a wonderful hand-picked selection of quality Australian-made gifts and garden books plus an extensive range of beautiful *AridSmart plants for your garden. AridSmart plants are special because they are sourced from some of Australia’s most remote arid regions especially for the Garden’s own collection.

*AridSmart Plants are:


Plants Available

All stock in 75mm Tubes, unless specified are $6.95 ea – wholesale and bulk orders please contact for pricing. Plants become the responsibility of the customer as soon as they leave the nursery and we accept no responsibility whatsoever as to loss or damage etc. Freight is to be paid by the receiver.

Plants can be ordered through our AridSmart Nursery:
Phone: (08) 8641 9056
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Download a printable copy of the plant list: August 2019 Plant Availability 630KB

140mm Pots
Alyogyne huegelii (image) 2m x 2m shrub, lilac/ pink flowers winter to summer
Atriplex cinerea 1m x 2m erect spreading shrub with cream to yellow flowers in spring to early summer
Boronia crenulata (image) 1m Small compact shrub with aromatic leaves with pink flowers most of the year
Calostema purpurea 50cm spreading perennial with red flowers in spring and summer
Calytrix tetragona 1m spreading shrub with pink flowers from late winter to spring
Eremophila denticulata x calorhabdos (image) 2-3m x 1.5m, bright pink flowers from spring to summer
Eremophila glabra prostrate Burgundy 3m wide, burgundy flowers in spring
Eremophila racemosa ‘Peaches and Cream’ 2m shrub with yellow buds opening to white flowers in spring and summer
Myoporum parvifolium purpurea 3m wide groundcover broad leaf purple, white spotted flowers spring to summer
Prostanthera aspalathoides 1m small fragrant shrub with red/ orange flowers from spring to autumn
Prostanthera calycina 0.5m small shrub with red flowers in spring to summer
Groundcovers/Grasses/Climbers
Eremophila biserrata 3m wide hardy groundcover, yellow/green flowers and a purple stripe from late spring to mid-summer
Eremophila glabra ‘Kalbarri Carpet’ (image) 1m to 2m wide, yellow flowers through-out the year
Eremophila serpens 2m, yellow/green/purple flowers for much of the year
Eremophila subteretifolia (image) 3m wide, orange/red flowers spring – summer
Eremophila veneta 0.5m low spreading compact shrub, silvery bluish green flowers in spring and summer
Goodenia varia low groundcover, yellow flowers in spring and summer
Indigofera australis 2m slender upright shrub with purple/ pink flowers in spring
Myoporum parvifolium Broad leaf Green 3m wide, white spotted flowers spring to summer
Myoporum parvifolium Fine leaf Green 3m wide, white spotted flowers spring to summer
Myoporum parvifolium purpurea Broad leaf Purple 3m wide, white spotted flowers spring to summer
Myoporum parvifolium purpurea Fine leaf Purple 3m wide, white spotted flowers spring to summer
Pandora doratoxylon climber to 6m
Small Shrubs (up to 1m high)
Diptercanthus australasicus 0.5m spreading shrub with blue/purple flowers from February to October
Eremophila clavata 0.6m x 1.5m small spreading shrub, blue flowers spring-summer
Eremophila decipiens ssp. decipiens 1m x 1m shrub with red flowers spring and summer
Eremophila decipiens ssp. linearifolia 1m x 1m, red flowers spring and summer
Eremophila dempsteri x 3m erect broom-like shrub, masses of small blue flowers in spring
Eremophila densifolia ssp pubiflora 1m prostrate or erect shrub with blue to purple flowers from winter to spring
Eremophila denticulata x veneta 1m, shrub with lavender flowers from spring to summer
Eremophila drummondii (White) 1m compact shrub, white flowers spring
Eremophila glabra ‘Brice’ (image) 1m x 1m compact shrub with lime/green flowers most of the year
Eremophila glabra ‘Ceduna’ 1m small hardy shrub with dark orange-red flowers for most of the year
Eremophila glabra prostrate Yellow 0.5m x 3m dense low spreading shrub with yellow flowers in spring
Eremophila glabra ssp tomentosa ‘Murchison Magic’ 1m x 1m upright shrub, grey leafed scarlet flowers late autumn to mid-summer
Eremophila hillii (small leaf) 0.75m x 2m, red flowers in spring
Eremophila lehmanniana 0.5–2m x 2m, hardy shrub with pale lilac or white flowers usually in spring
Eremophila resinosa 0.75m spreading shrub, lilac flowers in spring
Eremophila verticillata 1m low spreading shrub, blue flowers late spring to late summer
Eremophila weldii 0.75m- x 1.5m compact low growing shrub with lilac flowers most of the year
Halgania cyanea 0.5m x 0.8m with deep blue flowers most of the year
Maireana sedifolia to 1m high, flowering may occur anytime
Olearia lanuginosa 1m x 1m spreading or rounded shrub, masses of white daisy flowers in spring
Olearia pimelioides  
Prostanthera asplenioides 1m small fragrant shrub with red/ orange flowers from spring to autumn
Prostanthera serpyllifolia Yellow 0.5m x 1m with bright yellow flowers in autumn to late spring.
Pterocaulon sphacelatum 1m erect aromatic herb, pink to purple flowers
Ptilotus nobilis 1m high, green/yellow interesting flowers winter to summer
Rhagodia parabolica ‘Fragrant Saltbush’ 1m high perennial understory shrub
Rhagodia spinescens 1m high sprawling shrub with attractive red berries in summer
Senecio magnificus small shrub 1m high with bright yellow daisy flowers in spring and summer
Medium Shrubs (up to 2m high)
Acacia merrallii 0.5-2m rounded shrub with yellow ball flowers in spring. Tolerate limestone, salt, sand and clay soils.
Alyogyne huegelii (image) 2m x 2m shrub, lilac/ pink flowers winter to summer
Alyogyne huegelii (image) 2m x 2m, white flowers winter to summer
Callistemon teretifolius ‘Flinders Ranges Bottle-Brush’ 1.5m shrub, bright red bottle brush flowers in summer
Eremophila alternifolia x maculata 1.5m x 1.5m shrub with pink flowers from spring to summer
Eremophila arenaria 2m hardy shrub with purple flowers mostly in spring
Eremophila calorhabdos Grey leaf 3m x 1.5m erect shrub, cerise flowers late winter to late spring
Eremophila complanata 2m x 1m, bright pink flowers in spring
Eremophila densifolia ssp. erecta 1.5m open erect shrub, lilac to purple flowers from mid-winter to spring
Eremophila divaricarta ssp divaricarta 1.5m x 2m shrub with pink flowers from late spring to early autumn
Eremophila glabra ‘Canning Stock Route’ 1.5m shrub with pinkish red flowers amongst silvery foliage
Eremophila glabra ssp glabra 2m hardy upright shrub, grey-green leaves and red flowers
Eremophila ionantha 2m x 2.5m, purple flowers late winter to early summer
Eremophila lacnocalyx 1.5m compact shrub with lilac to purple flowers in spring, frost tender when young
Eremophila mackinlayii ssp spathulata upright shrub to 1.5m high with stunning purple flowers from late winter to early spring
Eremophila maculata hybrid ‘Silver’ 2m x 2m shrub with large silver flowers autumn to summer
Eremophila maculata Purple 2m x 2m shrub with large purple flowers autumn to summer
Eremophila nivea (Lavender) 2m x 1.5m, upright shrub, lavender flowers, usually in spring
Eremophila nivea x chrisophorii 2m x 1m shrub, lilac flowers in spring
Eremophila paisleyi 2m x 2m rounded shrub with white to mauve flowers from spring to mid-summer
Eremophila racemosa ‘Bright Pink’ (image) 2m shrub, orange/ yellow buds opening to bright pink flowers in spring and summer
Eremophila racemosa x maculata ‘Fairy Floss’ 2m compact shrub, pink fairy floss flowers in spring and summer
Eremophila sargentii 2m, dwarf to small shrub with deep blue flowers in spring
Eremophila splendens 2m x 2m, orange/red flowers spring - summer
Eremophila succinea 1.5m compact shrub with white-pinkish flowers from spring to summer
Eremophila sulcata 1.5m x 1.5m, compact shrub with white-pinkish flowers from spring to summer
Indigofera australis 2m slender shrub with purple/ pink pea flowers in spring
Melaleuca coccinea ‘Goldfields Bottlebrush’ (image) 2m shrub, rich red bottlebrush flowers in spring and summer
Petelastylus labicheiodes 1-3m erect shrub, large yellow and red flowers
Prostanthera striatiflora 2m white flowers, purple striped throat in winter to spring
Templetonia retusa 2m upright shrub with large red pea flowers, good coastal plant
Large Shrubs (over 2m high)
Atriplex nummularia 2.5m x 3m dense shrub, great for hedging in dry areas
Callistemon bracyandrus 2 - 3mt shrub or small tree with showy red & green flowers in summer
Calothamnus quadrifidus (Yellow) dense shrub 2.5m x 2.5m, yellow one-sided bottlebrush like flowers
Eremophila arachnoides ssp tenera 3m upright broom like shrub, mauve flowers in spring
Eremophila bignoniflora x alternifolia 4m large hardy shrub, pale pink to red flowers spring and summer
Eremophila christophorii (Blue) 2.5m x 2m hardy upright shrub, blue flowers winter, spring to summer
Eremophila christophorii (Pink) 2.5m x 2m hardy upright shrub with pink flowers winter, spring to summer
Eremophila dempsteri (Pink) 3m erect broom-like shrub, masses of small pink flowers in spring
Eremophila denticulata x calorhabdos (image) 2-3m x 1.5m, bright pink flowers from spring to summer
Eremophila oppositifolia (Purple) 4m x 3m upright shrub or small tree, purple flowers in autumn to spring
Eremophila oppositifolia ssp oppositifolia 4m upright shrub with dainty pink flowers in autumn and spring
Eremophila oppositifolia ssp rubra (Pink) 4m x 3m upright shrub or small tree, pale pink to burgundy flowers from autumn to spring
Eremophila phillipsii 3.5m upright open shrub, pale blue to deep lilac flowers in spring
Eremophila polyclada 2.5m spreading shrub, large white flowers tinged lilac in summer
Eremophila scoparia 2.5m x 2m, upright shrub, lilac flowers spring to summer
Eremophila pantonii 1 – 4m hardy shrub with lavender flowers in spring
Eremophila youngii ssp. lepidota (image) 2.5m x 2.5m shrub, pink flowers spring to summer
Hakea eyreana 2-4m shrub with yellow flowers in winter & spring
Hakea mitchellii 1-4m shrub with yellow flowers in spring
Melaleuca pentagona 2-5m bushy shrub, pink / purple flowers in spring
Myoporum montanum 2.5m x 2m, white flowers spring and summer
Trees
Acacia anceps 3m erect spreading shrub, yellow ball flowers in spring and summer
Acacia estrophiolata 4-16m weeping tree with pale yellow ball flowers after winter rains
Acacia iteaphylla ‘Flinders Ranges Wattle’ 4m x 4.5m large shrub with pale yellow flowers from autumn to spring, Lime, salt & frost tolerant
Acacia victoriae ‘Bramble Wattle’ 5m large prickly shrub, pale yellow flowers in spring
Eucalyptus campaspe ‘Silver topped Gimlet’ 5-11m upright tree, cream flowers in summer
Eucalyptus dundasii ‘Dundas Blackbutt’ 3-10m medium to tall tree with white flowers later summer to autumn
Eucalyptus gardnerii ‘Blue Mallet’ 12m x 6m medium tree with yellow flowers in winter. Good windbreak, shade & ornamental tree. Lime, salt & frost tolerant
Eucalyptus intertexta ‘Inland Red Box’ 10m tree. Drought, lime, frost & salt tolerant
Eucalyptus kruseana (image) 2-6m x 2-6m multi branched tree, greenish- yellow flowers in autumn and winter
Eucalyptus oleosa 5-12m multi stemmed mallee, white flowers in winter, tolerates clay, sand, salt, limestone and frost
Eucalyptus porosa ‘Mallee Box’ 5-10m medium tree with white flowers in winter, lime tolerant
Eucalyptus salicola ‘Salt Gum’ 14m medium tree with smooth salmon coloured bark with cream to white flowers
Eucalyptus stoatei ‘Scarlet Pear Gum’ 5-8m tree with conspicuous bright red ribbed buds and yellow stamen
Eucalyptus woodwardii ‘Lemon Flowering Gum’ 15m medium tree, pendulous branches and lemon-yellow flowers in spring
Eucalyptus youngiana ‘Ooldea Mallee’ 4-10m mallee or tree, pink/ red or yellow flowers in spring
Melaleuca leiocarpa 5m showy shrub, yellow/cream flowers in spring and summer
Melaleuca pauciflora ssp mutica 3m large shrub with white bottlebrush like flowers