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...
White Kunzea - Growing White Kunzea
Image from Melbourne Bushfood White Kunzea is a beautiful medium sized shrub with fine leaves and abundant white flowers in...
Davidson Plum - Growing Davidson Plum
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Davidson plum, also called Mullumbimby plum-- a small to medium-sized rainforest tree native to the north-eastern...
Geraldton Wax - Growing Geraldton Wax
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Chamelaucium uncinatum, commonly known as Geraldton wax, is a flowering plant endemic to Western Australia. It...
Wattleseed - Growing Wattleseed
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Wattleseed is an ancient grain source used by Australia's First Nations Peoples for thousands of years....
Native Grape - Growing Native Grape Plant
Image from Melbourne Bushfood With dark black grape-like fruit, the tart, acidic flavour of native grapes make them perfect for...
Riberry - Growing Riberry
Image from Melbourne Bushfood With its apple-y, fruity, tart bounty, the Riberry has quickly become famous across restaurants for its...
Rosella Plant - Growing Rosella Plant
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Becoming naturalized in Australia over 1,000 years ago, the Rosella fruit is a tangy, tart and...
Illawarra Plant - Growing Illawarra Plant
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Illawarra Plums are one of the tastiest native fruits in Australia with Aboriginal Australians and early...
Cinnamon Myrtle - Growing Cinnamon Myrtle
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Forget spending $$$ on Cinnamon Myrtle dried flakes when you can get a Cinnamon Myrtle plant...
Blue Quandong - Growing Blue Quandong
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Blue Quandong are a brightly coloured native fruit with a substantial inner seed that can be...
Lilly Pilly - Growing Lilly Pilly
Image from Melbourne Bushfood The Lilly Pilly is a hardy tree that can make a great windbreak, hedge or garden...
Pigface - Growing Pigface
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Native Pigface is a hardy Australian native ground cover. Bright pink daisy flowers cover the bush...
Native Violet - Growing Native Violet
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Native Violet is a creeping, evergreen perennial endemic to eastern Australia and the Western Pacific Islands....
Native Juniper/Boobialla - Growing Native Juniper/Boobialla
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Boobialla, commonly known as native juniper, is a small shrub indigenous to the southern regions of...
Gympie Lime/Dooja - Growing Gympie Lime/Dooja
Image from Melbourne Bushfood   he Gympie Lime or Dooja 'Citrus australis' is a rare plant in the Australian garden....
Wild Rosemary - Growing Wild Rosemary
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Wild rosemary is one of the shrubs that is easy to identify due to its thin,...
Karkalla - How to Grow Karkalla
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Crisp and fleshy, the succulent leaves are a tasty vegetable that can be used in salads...
Native Oregano - How to Grow Native Oregano
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Native Oregano or Round Leaf Mint is a small shrub indigenous to the temperate, southern regions...
Vanilla Lily Plant- How to Grow Vanilla Lily Plant
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Vanilla Lily is a tuberous plant with small fragrant flowers that have a strong vanilla-like aroma....
Native Thyme - Growing Native Thyme
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Native Thyme is a small shrub indigenous to the southern regions of Australia. Native Thyme is...
Bush Onion - Growing Bush Onion
Image from Melbourne Bushfood The Bush Onion is also known as Native Leek, Wild Onion and Bulbine Lily, and whilst...
Muntrie Tree - How to Grow Muntries
Image from Melbourne Bushfood Muntries taste like a granny smith apple but with a little bit of eucalyptus. They're sweet,...
Kurrajong - How to grow a healthy plant
Image from Melbourne Bushfood The Kurrajong is a large deciduous tree growing to heights of over 30 metres if planted...
Midyim Berry - A complete guide to growing
Image from smallgreenthings.com.au Midyim Berry is one of the most delicious bushfoods you can grow. Small, purple-dotted berries coat the...
Saltbush - How to Grow Saltbush
Saltbush comes from all across the world with over 250 different plants identified. Not all are palatable, grow well or...
Strawberry Gum - How to grow Eucalpytus olida
Strawberry Gum, or Eucalyptus olida is one of the newest identified eucalyptus species found in only a small pocket of...
Murnong - A complete guide to growing and harvesting murnongs at home
  The Murnong or Yam Daisy is a species of tuberous plants that were once spread across south-eastern Australia. One...
Getting Started with Your Melbourne Bushfood Plant
So you’ve decided to grow native bushfood in your home garden (congratulations!).  You’ve bought a starter plant (hopefully a Melbourne...
How to Grow River Mint (Mentha australis)
River Mint in a Pot River Mint is a native ground cover indigenous to the south-eastern temperate regions of Australia....
How To Grow Lemon Myrtle
Dried Lemon Myrtle Leaves ready for Tea Lemon Myrtle is a delightfully fragrant and versatile flavouring used in icecream, desserts,...