Plants of Tasmania Nursery

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Plant list - Fragrant Foliage and Flowers

Many Tasmanian plants are aromatic - some are subtle, others are more 'in your face' (think Boronia anemonifolia!). This list gives plants that can be used to develop a fragrant garden. There are undoubtedly more - if you have a favourite, tell us, and we will add it to the list.


Click on the species name to go to the listing for the plant in the main alphabetical catalogue.

The main alphabetical catalogue has cultivation details, prices, and a link to photos of each species.

Acacia suaveolons     Sweet-scented Wattle (flowers)
Acacia terminalis     Sunshine Wattle (flowers)
Arthropodium milleflorum     Pale Vanilla-Lily (flowers)
Arthropodium strictum     Chocolate Lily (flowers)
Asterotrichion discolor     Native Hemp(flowers)
Atherosperma moschatum     Sassafrass (flowers and foliage)
Baeckea gunniana     Alpine Heathmyrtle (foliage)
Boronia anemonifolia     Sticky Boronia (foliage)
Boronia citriodora     Lemon Scented Boronia (foliage)
Eucryphia lucida     Leatherwood (flowers)
Eucryphia milliganii     Small Leaved Leatherwood (flowers)
Goodia lotifolia     Golden Tip (flowers)
Grevillea australis     Southern Grevillea (flowers)
Gynatrix pulchella     Fragrant Hempbush (flowers)
Hakea nodosa     Yellow Hakea (flowers)
Hymenanthra dentata     Tree Violet (flowers)
Kunzea ambigua     Sweet-scented Kunzea (flowers and foliage)
Leptospermum lanigerum     Woolly Tea-Tree (flowers)
Leucophyta brownii     Silver Cushion Bush (flowers)
Lomatia polymorpha     Mountain Lomatia (flowers)
Lomatia tinctoria     Guitar Plant (flowers)
Odixia angustata     Roundhead Everlastingbush (flowers and foliage)
Olearia argophylla     Musk (flowers and foliage)
Orites diversifolius     Variable Orites (flowers)
Oxylobium arborescens     Tall Shaggypea (flowers)
Ozothamnus ledifolius     Mountain Spice (flowers and foliage)
Ozothamnus obcordatus     Spicy Bush-Everlasting (flowers and foliage)
Prostanthera lasianthos      Christmas Bush (foliage)
Prostanthera rotundifolia      Round-leaved Mint Bush (foliage)
Tasmannia lanceolata     Mountain Pepper (foliage)

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