Geelong Native Plant List for Bees

February 23, 2020

¬†Geelong Native Plants List for Bees ūüźĚ

 

               GEELONG  LOCAL AND NATIVE PLANT SELECTION

                                                 FOR BEES AND BIRDS

Botanical Name      Common               Name       Flower  Flowering
        Colour       Time
GROUND COVERS AND GRASSES
Clematis microphylla   Small-leaved             clematis        Cream  indigenous  Wint- Spri
Chrysocephalum apiculatum  Yellow buttons       Yellow  indigenous     all year
Brachyscome multiflora   Cut leaf daisy         Blue indigenous    all year
Carpobrotus rossii        Karkalla   pink/yellow indigenous  Wint- Spri
Dianella longifolia    Blueberry lily         Blue indigenous  Spri- Sum
Hardenbergia violacea Purple coral pea  Blue or white     native  Wint-Spri
SHRUBS
Goodenia ovata

long leaf form

   Hop goodenia          yellow indigenous     all year
Correa reflexa Native fuchsia     red/yellow indigenous     Aut-Spri
Correa

Marians marvel

Native fuchsia    pink/yellow      Local     Aut- Spr
Leptospermum scoparium Manuka tea tree white/pink/red indigenous Spring-Sum
Leptospermum continentale  Prickly tea tree        White Indigenous    Spring
Westringia   Coast rosemary         Blue     Native    variable
Solanum aviculare  Kangaroo Apple         Blue indigenous    Spr- Aut
Callistermon    Bottle brush         Red     Native     Variable
Banksia spinulosa Hairpin Banksia      Orange     Native  Aut- Wint
TREES
Melaleuca lanceolata        Moonah        Cream indigenous    Summer
Leptospermum laevigatum  Coastal Tea tree        White indigenous    Spr-Sum
E Leucoxylon connata    Yellow Gum        Cream indigenous   Wint-Spri
E Leucoxylon    Yellow Gum       variable  indigenous  Aut-Spring
E Melliodora    Yellow Box        Cream  indigenous  Summer
E Camaldulensis  River Red Gum       Cream  indigenous  Summer
E Sideroxylon   Red Iron bark     Dark pink  indigenous  Wint-Spri
E Sideroxylon tricarpa   Red Ironbark     Dark pink  indigenous  Wint- Spri
E Viminalis  Manna gum        Cream indigenous  Sum-Aut
Acacia acinacea Gold dust wattle       Yellow  indigenous     Spring
Acacia implexa Lightwood wattle        lemon  indigenous     Summer
Acacia Melanoxylon      Black wood                Wattle       Lemon  indigenous  Wint-Sum
Acacia Pycnantha    Golden Wattle       Yellow  indigenous     Spring
Allocasurina littoralis    Black Sheoak         Red  indigenous   Wint-Spri
Banksia intergrifolia   Coast Banksia      Yellow  indigenous   Aut- Spri
Banksia Marginata   Silver Banksia      Yellow  indigenous  Spring-Aut
Bursaria Spinosa          Native                 Blackthorn       White  indigenous    Summer