Download a list of common indigenous plants of Venus Bay Peninsula.

Common Venus Bay Indigenous Plants List 2008

The plants that grow on Venus Bay Peninsula

Coast Banksia Woodland is one of six Ecological Vegetation Classes (EVCs) found on the Venus Bay Peninsula. EVCs are groupings of plants that grow together because of soil, aspect and climatic conditions. Two significant EVCs that once dominated the First, Second and Third Estates at Venus Bay are Coastal Dune Scrub Mosaic and Coast Banksia Woodland.

To read more, download the Plants that Grow on Venus Bay Peninsula PDF.

Environmental weeds on Venus Bay Peninsula

Environmental weeds are plants that threaten the values of natural ecosystems. They can invade native plant communities and outcompete them, resulting in loss of plant diversity and loss of habitat for animals and birds.

Do not dump garden waste or other rubbish on the roadside or in the bush!

Download a list in PDF format of the most common environmental weeds at Venus Bay as well as a list of local native (indigenous) alternatives.

Venus Bay Indigenous Plants

Download PDFs about each of these.

Austral Seablight Suaeda australis
Austral Stork’s-bill Pelargonium australe
Beaded Glasswort Sarcocornia quinqueflora
Blackwood Acacia melanoxylon
Blady Grass Imperata cylindrica
Boobialla Myoporum insulare
Bower Spinach Tetragonia implexicoma
Coast Ballart Exocarpos syrticola
Coast Banksia Banksia integrifolia
Coast Beard-heath Leucopogon parviflorus
Coast Daisy-bush Olearia axillaris
Coast Everlasting Ozothamnus turbinatus
Coast Manna Gum Eucalyptus viminalis subsp. pryoriana
Coast or Drooping Sheoak Allocasuarina verticillata
Coast or Purple Swainson-pea Swainsona lessertiifolia
Coast Saltbush Atriplex cinerea
Coast Tea-tree Leptospermum laevigatum
Coastal Flax-lily Dianella sp. aff. revoluta (Coastal)
Coastal Greenhood Pterostylis alveata
Coastal Wattle Acacia longifolia subsp. sophorae
Common Apple-berry Billardiera mutabilis
Cranberry Heath Astroloma humifusum
Cushion Bush Leucophyta brownii
Dune Thistle Actites megalocarpus
Dusty Daisy-bush Olearia phlogopappa
Grey Mangrove Avicennia marina
Ivy-leaf Violet Viola hederacea
Kangaroo apple Solanum aviculare & S. laciniatum
Kangaroo Grass Themeda triandra
Karkalla Carpobrotus rossii
Knobby Club-sedge Ficinia nodosa
Long Purple-flag Patersonia occidentalis
Native or White Elderberry Sambucus gaudichaudiana
Native Raspberry Rubus parvifolius
Running Postman Kennedia prostrata
Seaberry Saltbush Rhagodia candolleana
Silky Guinea-flower Hibbertia sericea
Slender Bush-pea Pultenaea tenuifolia
Small-leaved Clematis Clematis microphylla
Spiny-headed Mat-rush Lomandra longifolia
Swamp Paperbark Melaleuca ericifolia
Sweet Bursaria Bursaria spinosa
Variable Groundsel Senecio pinnatifolius
White Correa Correa alba
Yellow Sea-lavender Limonium australe