Shade lovers

Most Australian gardens have shade at some part of the day. In conditions where shade is a major consideration,  These are the plants to choose from...
Generally, shade plants prefer morning sun only. The afternoon sun is more intense and damaging, so for all plants in this section, avoid the afternoon sun.
Shade plants benefit enormously from annual mulch application, many of these plants are surface rooting and need to be kept cool and moist during summer. Mulch also helps eliminate weeds and helps gardens look more stylish and neat.
Choose fragrant shade plants around your front entrance such as gardenia and daphne. For screening in shade areas, look no further than camellia species, for lower shrubs, online plants have a huge range of helleborous, clivia, heuchra, lamium and more.....
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Azalea Red Wing

Azalea Red Wing

A very hardy, vigorous medium growing azalea. It has semi double, bright red large flowers in s..

Start from $29.95

Azalea Rose King

Azalea Rose King

A small-medium hybrid Azalea form.  bears double deep pink flowers, best known for its spot flo..

Start from $14.95

Azalea Scarlet Dragon

Azalea Scarlet Dragon

Small glossy dark green leaves and low spreading habit. Large single bright red flowers are produced..

Start from $58.95

Azalea Shiraz

Azalea Shiraz

A very hardy, compact, bushy Azalea with dramatic foliage colour and single wine red blooms in sprin..

Start from $32.95

Azalea White Dragon

Azalea White Dragon

A very hardy new Azalea variety. Small glossy dark green leaves and low spreading habit. Large ..

Start from $14.95

Bacopa Blue

Bacopa Blue

Bacopa/Sutera is a vigourous, mat-forming evergreen groundcover.  It has long, spreading stems ..

Start from $16.95

Bacopa Snowflake

Bacopa Snowflake

'Snowflake' is a vigourous, mat-forming evergreen groundcover.  It has long, spreading stems be..

Start from $16.95

Bergenia cordifolia, Pink Dragonfly

Bergenia cordifolia, Pink Dragonfly

Bergenia cordifolia, commonly known as heart-leaved bergenia or elephant's ears, is a clump-forming ..

Start from $16.95

Clivia Orange

Clivia Orange

Clivia are incredibly tough, resiliant plant which brighten the garden during late winter and early ..

Start from $35.95

Dichondra Repens Kidney Weed

Dichondra Repens Kidney Weed

Dichondra (also known as Kidney Weed) is an attractive and useful ground cover or lawn substitute, w..

Start from $15.95

Fargesia Luscious bamboo

Fargesia Luscious bamboo

A superb architectural plant available from onlineplants. Fargesia bamboo are clump forming and non-..

Start from $65.95

Gardenia Radicans

Gardenia Radicans

Gardenia Radicans, commonly known as dwarf gardenia or groundcover gardenia, is a charming and compa..

Start from $16.95

Helleborus Corsicus

Helleborus Corsicus

Helleborus corsicus has bold foliage and is attractive even without flowers. It enjoys both sun and ..

Start from $17.95

Helleborus Magic Mix

Helleborus Magic Mix

Helleborus Magic Mix is a collection of perennial plants known for their enchanting beauty. They typ..

Start from $18.95

Helleborus Orientalis Lenten rose

Helleborus Orientalis Lenten rose

Helleborus orientalis, commonly known as Lenten rose, is a perennial flowering plant that typically ..

Start from $17.95

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