Plant Care Guides

Peppermint Gum - Growing Peppermint Gum
Peppermint Gum Growing Tips Image from Melbourne Bushfood Eucalyptus radiata, commonly known as the narrow-leaved peppermint or Forth River peppermint,...
White Aspen - Growing Lemon Aspen
White Aspen Growing Tips Image from Melbourne Bushfood White Aspen is a household name in the bush fruit circles. Combining...
Peanut Tree - Growing Peanut Tree
Peanut Tree Growing Tips Image from Melbourne Bushfood The Peanut tree, also known as the Red-Fruited Kurrajong is a rainforest...
Native Mulberry - Growing Native Mulberry
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Native Mulberry is a fast growing non stinging nettle that is well known for being ridiculously...
Finger Lime - Finger Lime Growing Tips.
Finger Lime Growing Tips Image from Melbourne Bushfood Finger Limes are a native citrus species that produces long, finger-shaped fruit which resembles caviar. A...
Sea Celery - How to grow Sea Celery
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Apium prostratum, commonly known as sea celery, is a variable herb native to coastal Australia and...
Pepperberry - Growing Pepperberry
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Pepperberry is a shrub native to the temperate rainforests of South Eastern Australia. The plant produces...
Prickly Currant Plant - Growing Prickly Currant Plant
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Native Currant is a medium sized tropical plant which produces dark red berries and is native...
Lemon Myrtle - Growing Lemon Myrtle
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Lemon Myrtle (Backhousia citriodora) is the perfect fit for your home garden, it produces clusters of...
Lemon Aspen - Growing Lemon Aspen
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Lemon Aspen is a medium-sized plant native to Queensland. It is a rainforest tree which bears...
Atherton Raspberry - Growing Atherton Raspberry
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Atherton Raspberry! This tropical is native to Australia and Papua Guinea. Unlike the exotic raspberry, this...
Planting Map
Planting Map  Tropical – hot humid summer .  Mild Tropical – warm humid summer  Semi-arid – hot dry summer, cold winter  Arid – hot...
Native Raspberry - Growing Native Raspberry
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Australian Raspberry, Native Raspberry or Rubus parvifolius is a perennial deciduous that can become evergreen in...
Native Linseed - Growing Native Linseed
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Native Linseed is a perennial that grows to a height of 0.6m.It’s a slender straight up...
Apple Berry - Growing Apple Berry
Image from Melbourne Bushfood The genus Billardiera has 40 species, spreading across southwest Western Australia, South Queensland, Tasmania, and South...
Native Parsnip - Growing Native Parsnip
Image from Melbourne Bushfood The Native Parsnip is a small plant with edible roots. The plant mostly lasts for 1-2...
Rock Fig Plant - Growing Rock Fig Plant
Image from Melbourne Bushfood The Rock Fig Plant is an attractive plant native to Australia and used as bushfood. It...
Dorrigo Pepper Plant - Growing Dorrigo Pepper Plant
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Tasmania insipida or Pepperbush is a shrub native to Australia with large glossy leaves and red...
Native Tamarind- Growing Native Tamarind
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Native Tamarind (Diploglottis australis) is a plant with long and broad sausage-shaped leaflets. It grows naturally...
Lemon Scented Gum - Growing Lemon Scented Gum
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Lemon Scented Gum is a medium to large, often straight stemmed tree, 25-40(-50) m tall, of...