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Trees for every garden

Trees protect us from the sun and heat, they protect our gardens from evaporation, they sequester carbon, provide privacy, improve our wellbeing, are a joy to behold and ask little in return.

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CAPE CHESTNUT PINK
CAPE CHESTNUT PINK
PLANTS: WCACH
BARE ROOT POTTED. This attractive South African flowering tree will intoxicate with its sweetly-scented flowers. From early summer, the glossy deep green foliage is smothered with fragrant spikes of sugar-pink blooms. Plant one as a dazzling specimen tree, or plant en masse to create a dramatic formal avenue or windbreak. It produces dense shade...
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CAROB TREE
CAROB TREE
PLANTS: WCAT
One of the world’s best natural sweeteners, the leathery pods are commonly ground as a substitute for cocoa and have been cultivated throughout the Mediterranean as a staple food source for thousands of years. A tough drought-tolerant shade tree that also makes an ideal windbreak in our dry climate. Needs male and female plants to produce the de...
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COOK'S GONDWANA PINE
COOK'S GONDWANA PINE
PLANTS: WCOIP
Far more garden-worthy than the Norfolk Island Pine, which is best suited to coastal caravan parks. Diggers has chosen the Cook Island Pine for its bushier growth habit and narrow diameter; standing like a vertical sentinel, it takes up just 3 metres of horizontal space. Its dense foliage, conical shape and distinctive flaky bark set it apart fr...
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CROW'S ASH
CROW'S ASH
PLANTS: WCRO
Grow your own dance floor! Australian Teak is highly valued for its hard golden timber that is commonly used for decking, furniture, boats and dance floors. It is also a wonderful shade tree with dark glossy leaves that form a dense canopy. Summer flowers are followed by remarkable seed pods which make wonderful table ornaments. Slow growth rate.
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GINKGO
GINKGO
PLANTS: WMAT
A living fossil from the Gondwana period, its fan-shaped leaves have been found embedded in our ancient rocks. Our seeds come from Melbourne’s biggest Ginkgo, in the garden of a Diggers member. In your garden, its gorgeous leaves will turn yellow in autumn and it will thrive through frost and humidity. Slow growth rate.
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HILL'S FIG
HILL'S FIG
PLANTS: WFIHI
The ultimate lush tree, Hills Fig can also be grown as a large hedge or pruned for topiary. In low rainfall areas, it has the perfect shape to provide dense shade. In areas of summer rainfall, like Sydney, it will have buttressed roots and grow almost as large as a Moreton Bay Fig. We love it so much it’s featured in Heronswood’s famous Ficus wa...
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JAPANESE MAPLE
JAPANESE MAPLE
PLANTS: WACJA
BARE ROOT POTTED. With a majestic vase-like shape and stunning autumn colours, the Japanese Maple continues to be a staple, not only in Diggers gardens, but in many inner city gardens and courtyards. Perfectly sized for small spaces or features of the larger landscape, Japanese Maples require very little input from gardeners to generate amazing ...
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JAPANESE ZELKOVA
JAPANESE ZELKOVA
PLANTS: WZESE
BARE ROOT POTTED. A tough and rapidly growing deciduous tree that bears many branches from its short trunk, creating a wonderful shady canopy. Brilliant predominantly yellow autumn colour, with orange and red tones. Green/yellow flowers appear in the spring. This tree can also be grown as a bonsai!
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PISTACHIO 'CHINESE'
PISTACHIO 'CHINESE'
PLANTS: WPIS
Spectacular autumn foliage in shades of orange, yellow and red for gardens in the arid zone. In spring, small white flowers will attract birds, followed by the red-purple berries. The deep root system and upright habit are suitable for smaller gardens and planting near paved areas. Medium growth rate.
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RIVER BIRCH
RIVER BIRCH
PLANTS: WBENI
BARE ROOT POTTED. The best species of birch for much of Australia due to its incredible heat tolerance. Extraordinary shaggy paper bark peels off to reveal fresh bark with a soft salmon-pink hue. These seedlings have no graft, so you can prune down low and train a few paper-bark trunks up to create a lower spreading tree, suited to smaller garde...
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Swamp Cypress
Swamp Cypress
PLANTS: WTAX
A deciduous conifer from the everglades where its lacy needle-like leaves are often covered in Spanish moss. The fine, feathery foliage is bright green in spring and summer, colouring to brilliant orange in autumn. An ideal specimen tree that loves humid summers – it even thrives in water, just like a lotus. Perfect for moist or inundated areas,...
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SYZYGIUM MOOREI 'COOLAMON'
SYZYGIUM MOOREI 'COOLAMON'
PLANTS: WSMC
Thriving in botanic gardens from Sydney to Melbourne, this rainforest evergreen originates in northern NSW. Spectacular pink spring flowers burst, not from its branches, but from the whitish fig-like trunk, producing eye-catching large white fruit in autumn. Its performance makes the common Lilly Pilly look decidedly ordinary. Fast growth rate.
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TULIPWOOD
TULIPWOOD
PLANTS: WTUW
From northern NSW, this rainforest native with a rounded crown is a well-behaved street tree that copes with salty winds, drought and poor drainage. Whilst its natural range is the subtropics, it can grow in any frost-free area throughout Australia. Growing to a moderate-sized backyard tree with dense lush evergreen foliage and decorative seeds ...
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TURKEY OAK
TURKEY OAK
PLANTS: WOAT
A handsome mid-sized deciduous oak, with glossy ornately-lobed leaves, which change to a buttery-yellow during autumn. Although known as the Turkey Oak, it is widespread throughout Asia Minor and southern Europe. Mature specimens develop a rounded crown, with lower lateral branches weeping with age. Being fast growing and tolerant of salt spray,...
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WEEPING LILLY PILLY
WEEPING LILLY PILLY
PLANTS: WWAFL
A popular choice for hedges, the Weeping Lilly Pilly features lush bright green foliage, with new growth tinged pink. White flowers appear in summer, followed by rounded green fruit that’s attractive to birds. Makes a wonderful dense shade tree if left to grow naturally. Fast growth rate. ONLY AVAILABLE TO SHIP TO VIC, NSW, ACT, QLD
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WHITE MULBERRY
WHITE MULBERRY
PLANTS: WMUW
A first-class shade tree that manages to look cool, even on the hottest days. Easy to grow, quick to establish and tolerant of a range of soils, although it performs best in a soil enriched with compost and decomposed manure. Seed grown with variable fruit colour from pale pink to burgundy, the fruit is commonly made into mulberry wine. Prune if...
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ALGERIAN OAK
ALGERIAN OAK
PLANTS: WALO
The Algerian Oak is found throughout the Mediterranean basin, forming a broad canopy of evergreen lobed leaves, similar to the English Oak. Semi-deciduous in cooler climates. Dry-tolerant and fire-resistant, plant these as a future fire buffer and then welcome the glorious summer shade they provide. Slow growth rate.
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ARGENTINE OMBU
ARGENTINE OMBU
PLANTS: WARO
The Argentine Umbrella Tree, or Ombu, is a botanical curiosity that is very rarely seen in nurseries. It’s a fast-growing tree that grows 2 metres high in 2-3 years and has a massive swollen trunk that gives rise to snake-like buttressed roots. A superb evergreen shade tree that thrives on neglect, it can withstand the longest of droughts by dra...
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AUSTRALIAN RED CEDAR
AUSTRALIAN RED CEDAR
PLANTS: WTOO
Spectacularly fast-growing and statuesque, this rare Australian native is an exceptional deciduous tree with a long history. Australia’s early settlers called it ‘Red Gold’ as the beautiful dark red timber is termite resistant and was used to make everything from furniture to railway carriages to coffins. Fast growth rate.
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BAY TREE
BAY TREE
PLANTS: WBAT
Popular for its aromatic deep green leaves, which are best-known as an essential ingredient in casseroles and bolognese. Bay can be planted as a feature tree, pruned to maintain compact height and width as a hedge and even clipped for topiary. Drought and salt-tolerant once established. Slow growing, they rarely reach their height potential, mak...
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BLACK BOOYONG
BLACK BOOYONG
PLANTS: WBLBY
A gardening secret grown in the botanic gardens of Adelaide and Melbourne, the Black Booyong has enormous potential for gardens and farms throughout Australia to mitigate against our warming climate. Fast-growing when given well-manured ground to start, this Aussie native should be much more widely planted as a feature or shade tree. Fast growth...
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BLACK TUPELO
BLACK TUPELO
PLANTS: WNYSY
A horticultural treasure, Black Tupelo makes an impressive feature in any garden. Stunning autumn colour spans the autumnal spectrum from deep-orange through to vibrant scarlet. Prefers a cool root run and space for the branches to reach up into the open sky.
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BLUE OAK
BLUE OAK
PLANTS: WOBO
Originating from California, the Blue Oak is a proud specimen tree as well as one of the most drought tolerant oaks for a Mediterranean climate. Named for a bluish colour from the waxy coated leaves. Named by Scottish botanist, David Douglas in 1831.
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BUNYA PINE
BUNYA PINE
PLANTS: WARBI
There are few trees as impressive as a fully grown Bunya Pine! Native to the rainforests of Australia, it is extremely tough and grows well in all states. With its distinctive domed habit, this stately tree suits large gardens where it has space to develop. Masses of tasty edible seeds are produced in gigantic cones weighing up to 7–10kg. Slow g...
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Waves of Blue cut flower collection
Waves of Blue cut flower collection
SEEDS: S912
Produces nature's finest, enchanting shades of blues and whites. Freshly picked, gathered and hand arranged, these plants give a long-lasting, elegant floral arrangement that is sure to impress. Includes Delphinium Butterfly Mix, Blue Sea Holly, Salvia Blue Monday and False Queen Anne's Lace.
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CITRUS STARTER PACK
CITRUS STARTER PACK
PLANTS: WCITSP
If you’re thinking about growing your own citrus at home, this is the ultimate starter collection. We’ve combined five of our favourite varieties to help you create your own citrus grove, including one plant each of Orange ‘Lane’s Late’, Lemon ‘Prior Lisbon’, Lime ‘Tahitian’, Tangelo ‘Minneola’ and Mandarin ‘Imperial’. Once established, you’ll b...
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2 year membership + Garden Calendar and 2 Seed Packets
2 year membership + Garden Calendar and 2 Seed Packets
Membership: MNE2CA2
Join the club and receive an exclusive gift, valued at $30. A stunning calendar featuring key dates, a guide to which seeds to sow each month and plenty of space to add your own events. Plus two free packets of some popular seeds – Tomato 'Black Cherry' and Lettuce Heirloom Mix.
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