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Geijera parviflora

Wilga, Australian Willow

Typical mature height: to 9m
Useful in: streetscapes, height-restricted areas 
Sites for best growth:
 well-drained, all pH

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Ginkgo biloba

Maidenhair Tree

Typical mature height: 15m (with extreme age)
Useful in: streetscapes, park plantings 
Sites for best growth:
 clays, most sites

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Gleditsia triacanthos

Honeylocust

Typical mature height: 20m
Useful in: broad streets, roundabouts 
Sites for best growth:
 all well-drained sites

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Grevillea banksii (Pink and White flowering forms)

Red or dwarf silky oak

Typical mature height: 3.5m in Melbourne
Useful in: Parks and reserves 
Sites for best growth:
 Reasonable drainage, frost free

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Hakea selections

Typical mature height: 4m in Melbourne

Useful in: Parks, reserves, streetscapes 
Sites for best growth:
 Warm to hot, reasonable drainage

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Koelreuteria paniculata

Golden-rain Tree

Typical mature height: 7-10m
Useful in: avenues, broad streetscapes 
Sites for best growth:
 acid or alkaline sites, in full sun

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Lagerstroemia hybrids

‘Comanche/‘Natchez’/‘Tuscarora’/‘Yuma’/‘Zuni’

Typical mature height: 3.5 to 8m
Useful in: all uses 
Sites for best growth:
 fortnightly summer irrigation

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Lophostemon confertus

Brush Box

Typical mature height: variable, to 15m
Useful in: streetscapes, avenues 
Sites for best growth:
 well-drained, some irrigation

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Maclura pomifera ‘Wichita’

Wichita Osage Orange

Typical mature height: to 20m with age
Useful in: broad streetscapes, parks 
Sites for best growth:
 most

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Magnolia grandiflora cvs.

Bull Bay Magnolia

Typical mature height: 5-10m
Useful in: street tree parks 
Sites for best growth:
 water retentive soils; heat

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Melia azedarach ‘Elite’ 

Chinaberry, White Cedar

Typical mature height: most often up to 10m
Useful in: streetscapes, roundabouts 
Sites for best growth:
 all, occasional summer water is best

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Olea europaea selections

‘Swan Hill’ and ‘Tolley’s Upright’ Olive

Typical mature height: 7m
Useful in: streetscapes, reserves & parks 
Sites for best growth:
 tolerate most site conditions

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Pinus canariensis

Canary Island Pine

Typical mature height: 20-45m
Useful in: Accent planting; avenues ; clipped hedge or screen. 
Sites for best growth:
 Coastal plantings, parks and roadsides. Optimal locations are where rainfall is greater than 750mm per year.

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Pinus halepensis

Aleppo Pine or Jerusalem Pine

Typical mature height: 10-20m
Useful in: Large landscapes; road verges; backdrop screening and mass plantings 
Sites for best growth:
 Will grow well in sites of less than 250mm rainfall

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Pinus pinea

Italian Stone Pine or Umbrella Pine

Typical mature height: 25m variable
Useful in: Broad road verges, parks, near coastal planting. 
Sites for best growth:
 well-drained, slightly acidic soils

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Pistacia chinensis

Chinese Pistachio

Typical mature height: 10m
Useful in: streetscapes, parks 
Sites for best growth:
 well-drained sites, very versatile

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Pittosporum crassifolium

Karo

Typical mature height: 5-9m
Useful in: nature strips or hedging screen 
Sites for best growth:
 many site conditions suitable, non-water logged soils.

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Platanus orientalis ‘Autumn Glory’ & ‘Digitata’ (Hillier Nursery Form)

‘Autumn Glory’ & ‘Digitata’ (Hillier Nursery Form)

Typical mature height: <18m
Useful in: streetscapes 
Sites for best growth:
 well-drained, occasional irrigation

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Platanus x acerifolia ‘Columbia’ & ‘Liberty’

‘Columbia’ & ‘Liberty’ hybrid Plane

Typical mature height: 30m
Useful in: broad streetscapes, pollarded 
Sites for best growth:
 tolerant of most sites

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Pyrus calleryana cultivars

Callery Pear selections

Typical mature height: 11-14m
Useful in: all landscape situations 
Sites for best growth:
 organic soils, irrigated

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Pyrus fauriei ‘Westwood’

Westwood Asian Pear

Typical mature height: 4m in Melbourne
Useful in: Parks, reserves, streetscapes 
Sites for best growth:
 Widely adapted

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Pyrus nivalis

Snow Pear

Typical mature height: 15m
Useful in: Parks, reserves, streetscapes 
Sites for best growth:
 Generally widely adapted if some summer water is available

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Pyrus ussuriensis var. ovoidea

True Manchurian or Ussurian Pear

Typical mature height: 12-13m
Useful in: streetscapes, parks, display 
Sites for best growth:
 organic soils, irrigated