Here are our Large Australian Native Hedging plants for sale, which can be maintained at a height of over 1 metre. These hedges feature a number of Australian native species known for their taller height, that have dense foliage which can be shaped into a hedge. Unlike traditional hedging plants, these Australian natives offer a unique blend of toughness, comfort in the local conditions, and low maintenance. This makes them well-suited for Melbourne and Victorian gardens.
With their robust growth habits, large Australian native hedges provide excellent privacy screens, windbreaks, and sound barriers, creating a tranquil and secluded outdoor space. The dense foliage also serves as a haven for local wildlife, attracting native birds, butterflies, and other beneficial insects. Additionally, their deeper root systems aid in soil stabilization and erosion control.
The Large Australian Native Hedges category includes popular choices such as the Australian Lilly Pilly (Syzygium), and many larger Bottlebrush (Callistemon), and Banksias, known for their vibrant flowers, lush foliage, and ability to withstand harsh weather conditions. Some of these hedges have a diverse range of colours, from deep greens to bronze, red, and even silver-grey foliage, offering a stunning visual impact in any garden.
In Melbourne and Victorian gardens, these native hedges serve as living features, blending seamlessly with the natural surroundings and complementing the local flora. They are ideal for blocking off ugly views, defining boundaries, and enhancing the overall aesthetic appeal of outdoor spaces. Their ability to thrive in local climates, attract wildlife, and minimal upkeep makes them a sustainable and eco-friendly choice for gardeners seeking a harmonious and resilient garden.