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Quick Reference - Flowers and Plants

Herbaceous plants

Included here are herbaceous (non-woody) plants of generally small stature or low growing habit.

  • Aster
  • Campion
  • Carnation
  • Columbine
  • Dahlia
  • Daisy
  • Canna lily
  • Gaillardia
  • Geranium
  • Impatiens
  • Marigold
  • Orchid
  • Pansy violet
  • Phlox
  • Poinsettia
  • Sunflower
  • Sweet pea
  • Violet

Bulbs and tuberous plants

  • African Lily
  • Amaryllis
  • Anemone
  • Begonia
  • Crocus
  • Crown imperial
  • Daffodil
  • Hyacinth
  • Iris
  • Narcissus
  • Snowdrop
  • Spiderwort
  • Tiger lily
  • Trillium
  • Tulip
  • Wandflower

Creepers and vines

  • Sweet pea ("everlasting")
  • Creeping phlox
  • Honeysuckle
  • Passion flower

Flowering trees and shrubs

  • Apple
  • Banksia
  • Camellia
  • Cherry
  • Hydrangea
  • Lilac
  • Magnolia
  • Maple
  • Rhododendron
  • Potentilla
  • King protea
  • Rose
  • Cootamundra wattle
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