Perennial (n) - existing for a long or indefinite time, continually recurring
Perennials, also known as herbaceous perennials or Herbaceous plants, live for a minimum of 2 years, often for many seasons. Perennials, grow and bloom over the spring and summer, and generally die back every autumn and winter, reappearing on the same rootstock the following spring. Some perennials keep their leaves all year round and offer attractive borders and ground-covers.
Evergreen Baby is tough, super compact and handles periodic wet feet. This compact Lomandra is almost half the size of Tanika Lomandra. It has masses of flowers, is sterile and extremely tough, being tolerant of wet feet and drought, performing well in full sun and shade and thrives in hot or cold conditions all whilst remaining extremely evergreen. Perennial
Colour: Yellow Habit: Clump forming Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 45cm x 45cm
This Aussie perennial is ideal for group planting in sun or part shade. Fine needles of lime-green foliage form an attractive clump and look good all year round. Little stems of yellow fragrant flowers in summer. Tolerates poor soil but likes good drainage. Easy to grow. Evergreen.
Colour: Yellow Habit: Clump forming Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 60cm x 50cm
Another little Aussie native with attractive, green needles of foliage that form a neat rounded clump. Will grow in sun or part shade and once established is tolerant of just about any conditions including long dry periods. Looks best planted in groups or drifts. Evergreen.
Colour: Yellow Habit: Clump forming Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 50cm x 50cm
This tough little Aussie is a great plant for mass planting in difficult spots. Tolerant of poor soil and coastal conditions, sun or part shade. The deep green narrow strap like leaves quickly form a clump. Small, yellow, fragrant flowers in spring. Evergreen. PVR LM300.
Colour: Yellow Habit: Clump forming Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 60cm x 65cm
This variegated Lomandra is beautiful and soft with small yellow flowers from April to October. The lightly coloured foliage provides great contrast in the garden. Handles full sun but prefers light to moderate shade. Tolerant of drought and frost. Avoid wet feet. Grows to H 60cm x W 65cm.
Colour: Yellow Habit: Upright Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 60cm x 65cm
Country Cream is a hardy, bushy perennial, which although aromatic and can be used in Italian, Greek, Mexican dishes, is mostly used for ornamental purposes. Loves a sunny spot in rich well drained soil. It forms a dense mat and a small pink flower. Trim back regularly to maintain shape and vigour.
Colour: Pink Habit: Clump forming Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 30cm x 40cm
Mes-em-bree-anth-e-um - does that make it easier? Well it is definitely an easy plant to grow in hot dry spots where the soil is well drained and light. Little succulent like leaves in a blue-green tone and in summer masses of yellow blooms to brighten up your day. Protect from frost. Evergreen.
Colour: Yellow Habit: Trailing Groundcover Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 15cm x 40cm
The Chatham Island forget-me-not is a stunning perennial with large, glossy ribbed foliage topped off with bold clusters of brightest blue flowers in summer and spring. Grow in a sheltered shady spot. Must have protection from afternoon sun. If happy will form a large clump. Evergreen.
Colour: Blue / White Habit: Clump forming Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 45cm x 30cm
A perennial Nemesia with dainty stems of raspberry red and white fragrant flowers set amongst the green foliage. Likes a morning sun or part shade position and will be at its best in early spring. Trim off spent flower heads to encourage re-bloom. Evergreen. PVR.
Colour: Red / White Habit: Clump forming Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 0.3m x 0.3m