Paten Park Native Nursery - 57 Paten Road, Paten Park, The Gap, QLD 4061
Paten Park Native Nursery


Brisbane Wildflowers

Whoever said Natives don't flower?

From the demure to the dramatic, here's a look at some of the native beauties found on the loose around Brisbane.


Sowerbaea juncea

Sowerbaea juncea
Known as the "Vanilla Lily" from the smell of their flowers, these otherwise inconspicuous grass-like plants will suddenly spatter their wallum heath...


Kennedia rubicunda

Kennedia rubicunda
Often called the "Coral Pea", less often but more imaginatively called the "Running Postman". These are a slender vine related to & sharing the...


Tabernaemontana pandacaqui

Tabernaemontana pandacaqui
These are a native relative of the frangipani, and like their cousins they are deciduous & have sweetly perfumed flowers. Commonly called "Banana...


Leptospermum juniperinum

Leptospermum juniperinum
A "Prickly Tea-Tree", these are usually upright, straggly shrubs with stiff-pointed leaves. Their flowers, borne along the branches from late spring...


Calotis cuneifolia

Calotis cuneifolia
These wiry little daisies are quite widespread and can usually be found minding their business in amongst the grasses in Eucalyptus woodlands. Our...


Dipodium variegatum

Dipodium variegatum
These little native orchids, commonly called "Hyacinth Orchids", are quite peculiar. They're effectively leafless and spend the bulk of their lives...


Ludwigia octovalvis

Ludwigia octovalvis
The "Willow Primrose", these are straggly, woody herbs that can sprout large buttery-yellow flowers at any time of year. Their flowers are...