Following are some links to websites about Australian native plants and gardening that may be of interest:



Central Queensland

Native Plant Seedbank for Central Queensland

Emu Park Community Bushcare

Neil and Di's Plant Facebook Page

Native Plants Queensland Rockhampton Branch Page

Wildcare's Growing Plants to Attract Wildlife



Brisbane Rainforest Action & Information Network

Birds in Backyards

Useful Tropical Plants Database

Dry Tropics Biodiversity Group, Townsville Region

Queensland Government Environment, Land, and Water

Friends of Gondwana Rainforest

Native Plants Queensland

Noosa's Native Plants

NPQ's Attracting Native Birds

Native Plants Sunshine Coast

NPQ's Frog Brochure

Plant This

Queensland Herbarium

Queensland Government Request a species list

Save Our Waterways Now

Townsville State of the Environment


New South Wales

Plant:NET NSW Flora Online

Plant:NET Other sites


Northern Territory

Top End Native Plant Society

Northern Land Manager



Australian Native Plants Society

Australian Tropical Rainforest Plants

Australian Government Species Profile and Threats Database

Australian Tropical Rainforest Plants User Guide

Australian National Botanic Gardens: Plant Information

Australian National Herbarium Specimen Information Register

Biodiversity Australian Plant Name Index


Black Olive Native Herb Index

Australian Tropical Rainforest Plants: Species Index by Common Name

Australian Plant Name Index

APNI is a tool for the botanical community that deals with plant names and their usage in the scientific literature, whether as a current name or synonym. It is maintained by the Australian National Botanic Gardens as part of its larger IBIS database, in collaboration with the Centre for Australian National Biodiversity Research and the Australian Biological Resources Study.

Gardening with Angus

All about sharing a love of plants, Gardening with Angus provides information and videos on Australian native plants, as well as various other gardening topics.

Gardening Australia Plant Finder

Use the plant finder tool to easily search our online database of stunning colour photographs and informative plant descriptions.

Oz Native Plants

An A-Z list of Australian native plants and images.

Australian Outdoor Living Mega Guide to Australian Native Plants

Allows you to select the type of plant and planting conditions to find natives that will suit your needs. Alternatively, simply scroll through a list of native Aussie plants.

Trees Australia Identification Photos and Descriptions

Tree identification pictures of Australian East Coast species in full colour and enlarged sizes. Detailed description explaining leaf, bark, flower, fruit and other characteristics listed for each native tree species.

Australian Native Plant Fact Sheet Index

Index of fact sheets on Australian Native Plants by Maclean Landcare Group, NSW Landcare Gateway.



World Wide Wattle

The Plant List: A Working List of All Plant Species


Plant Legislation

The Australasian Virtual Herbarium

Growing protected plants, Queensland Government

Code of Practice for the harvest and use of protected plants

Queensland In Force Legislation



Glossary of leaf morphology

Plant Groups Profiled

Botanical Databases: Australian Plant Name Index - APNI

Botanical Databases: CANBR and ANBG databases

Australian Plant Index, GC Tucker

National Library of Australia, Pictures