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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140mm Pots
Alyogyne huegelii Lilac (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
Carpabrotus rossii Pink 3m spreading succulent with masses of daisy-like pink flowers from Spring to Summer
Eremophila denticulata x calorhabdos (image) 2-3m x 1.5m, bright pink flowers from spring to summer
Eremophila glabra ‘Brice’ 1m x 1m compact shrub with lime/green flowers most of the year
Eremophila glabra prostrate Burgundy 3m wide, burgundy flowers in spring
Eremophila hygrophana 1m x 1m spreading shrub with lilac flowers from autumn to mid-summer, frost tolerant
Eremophila racemosa ‘Peaches and Cream’ (image) 2m shrub with yellow buds opening to white flowers in spring and summer
Eucalyptus rosacea 2-4m x 1.5-3m Mallee with fine attractive dark green foliage, prolific flowering of pink, red or white from late Spring to Summer
Maireana sedifolia to 1m high, flowering may occur anytime
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 aspalathoides Yellow 1m small fragrant shrub with yellow flowers from spring to autumn
Prostanthera calycina 0.5m small shrub with red flowers in spring to summer
Pycnocorus globosus ‘Drumsticks’ (image) Tufted, clumping herb with globular yellow flowerheads in Spring & Summer
Groundcovers/Grasses/Climbers
Cymbopogon ambiguus ‘Lemon scented grass’ perennial tussock grass to over a 1m high
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
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, pink spotted flowers spring to summer
Myoporum parvifolium purpurea fine leaf purple 3m wide, white spotted flowers spring to summer
Themeda triandra ‘Kangaroo grass’ 1m densely tufted perennial grass
Small Shrubs (up to 1m high)
Atriplex cinerea 1m x 2m erect spreading shrub with cream to yellow flowers in spring to early summer
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. 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 capita 0.6m x 1.5m variable shrub with mauve flowers from mid-Winter to 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 punicea 1m x 1m small compact shrub with masses of pink flowers in spring
Eremophila resinosa (image) 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
Harniera kempeana ssp kempeana .75m x 1m with small dainty shrub with violet flowers in autumn
Maireana oppositifolia 0.5m hardy low growing compact shrub
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 1m x 1m rounded shrub with white daisy flowers in Spring
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.
Ptilotus nobilis 1m high, green/yellow interesting flowers winter to summer
Rhagodia spinescens 1m high sprawling shrub with attractive red berries in summer
Medium Shrubs (up to 2m high)
Acacia calamifolia 1.5m x 3.5m shrub, yellow flowers in spring
Alyogyne huegelii blue (image) 2m x 2m shrub, blue flowers winter to summer
Alyogyne huegelii lilac (image) 2m x 2m shrub, lilac/ pink 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 ssp glabra 2m hardy upright shrub, grey-green leaves and red flowers
Eremophila glabra x maculata 2m shrub with pink flowers from late autumn to early spring
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 maculata ssp brevifolia 1.25m x 2m compact shrub with cerise 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 paisleyi ssp glandulosa 2m x 2m rounded shrub, white to mauve hairy 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 splendens x calorhabdos ‘Red Splendour’ 1.2m x 1.2m compact shrub with bright red flowers in spring and summer
Eremophila sulcata 1.5m x 1.5m, compact shrub with white-pinkish flowers from spring to summer
Melaleuca coccinea ‘Goldfields Bottlebrush’ (image) 2m shrub, rich red bottlebrush flowers in spring and summer
Prostanthera striatiflora (image) 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 2m x 2m with red flowering form one-sided bottlebrush like flowers
Calothamnus quadrifidus (Yellow) dense shrub 2.5m x 2.5m, yellow one-sided bottlebrush like flowers
Eremophila alternifolia x myaporum platycarpum 2.5m upright spreading shrub, pale pink flowers spring to summer
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 bignoniflora x alternifolia Magenta/Cerise 5m large shrub with large magenta/cerise flowers from spring to summer
Eremophila bignoniflora x alternifolia Pale Pink 2 - 7m large shrub with large pale pink flowers from late spring to summer
Eremophila bignoniflora x alternifolia Pink 2-7m large shrub with large pink flowers from late spring to summer
Eremophila bignoniflora x alternifolia Purple 5m x 4m large shrub with large purple flowers in summer, frost tolerant
Eremophila bignoniflora x viscida ‘Midnight’ 5m large shrub with large purple flowers from spring to summer
Eremophila christophorii (Blue) 2.5m x 2m hardy upright shrub, blue flowers winter, spring to summer
Eremophila dempsteri (Pink) 3m erect broom-like shrub, masses of small pink flowers in spring
Eremophila dempsteri (White) 3m erect broom-like shrub, masses of small white flowers in spring
Eremophila denticulata x calorhabdos (image) 2-3m x 1.5m, bright pink flowers from spring to summer
Eremophila laanii (Pink) 3m x 3m upright shrub, pink flowers from late winter to early summer
Eremophila oldfieldii ssp angustifolia 1-5m large shrub, orange-red/yellow-orange-pink flowers from winter to late spring
Eremophila oppositifolia (Pink) 4m x 3m upright shrub or small tree, pink flowers in autumn to spring
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 pterocarpa 2.5m x 2m shrub, dusky pink/red flowers most of the year
Eremophila rostrata 3m compact rounded shrub with pink flowers, mainly in spring
Eremophila scoparia 2.5m x 2m, upright shrub, lilac flowers spring to summer
Eremophila youngii (Yellow) 4m x 2.5m, yellow flowers spring - summer
Eremophila youngii ssp. lepidota (image) 2.5m x 2.5m shrub, pink flowers spring to summer
Eremophila youngii ssp. youngii 4m x 2.5m shrub or small tree, pink/red flowers spring to summer
Hakea mitchellii 1-4m shrub with yellow flowers in spring
Melaleuca eleutherostaya 2-6m large shrub or small tree with cream/ white flowers throughout the year
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 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 eremophila 2.5-4m multi trunked small tree with yellow flowers from winter to spring. Drought, lime, frost & salt tolerant
***Eucalyptus erythrocorys ‘Red Capped Flowering Gum’ 3-10m open spreading tree with noticeably red caps and large bright yellow flowers
Eucalyptus gardnerii ‘Blue Mallet’ 12m x 6m medium tree with yellow flowers in winter. Good windbreak, shade & ornamental tree. Lime, salt & frost tolerant
Eucalyptus gillii ‘Curly Mallee’ 2m-7m x 3m-8m ornamental mallee/ small tree, yellow flowers in spring
***Eucalyptus lansdowneana 6m multi stemmed mallee, glossy green foliage and red flowers in spring
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 salubris var glauca 6-12m medium tree, waxy white branches, red fluted trunk and cream flowers in spring and summer
***Eucalyptus sargentii ‘Salt River Gum’ 3-12m ornamental fast growing small mallee or tree, glossy green canopy and cream flowers
***Eucalyptus socialis ‘Red Mallee’ 2 -8m small tree with dull green foliage and cream flowers in spring and summer
***Eucalyptus torquata ‘Coral Gum’ 8m x 4m small to medium tree with colourful buds with white to deep pink flowers
Melaleuca leiocarpa 5m showy shrub, yellow/cream flowers in spring and summer
Melaleuca pauciflora ssp mutica 3m large shrub with white bottlebrush like flowers

***Eucalyptus species will not be available until mid September