Zanthorrea Nursery is a family-owned garden centre, located in the
hills of Perth, Western Australia.
The tranquil surroundings of Zanthorrea Nursery's hills garden centre
make choosing plants a pleasure. Whether you are wandering around the
display gardens or enjoying a picnic while the children discover the
playground, the emphasis at Zanthorrea is on relaxation.
At Zanthorrea we specialise in Australian natives, which are among
the world's most lovely and hardy plants. Visit our award winning nursery and choose from over
600 varieties of Australian plants. Zanthorrea is an accredited nursery,
so our plants are guaranteed to be clean, healthy and 'hardened off'
before you take them home.
We are open for your gardening and hardware supplies. Please keep a safe distance, sanitise and check in with the safeWA app on arrival. Please stay home if unwell.
At Zanthorrea we have a large area of open space to shop from, so there is plenty of room to maintain distancing. By following the safety guidelines we lower the spread of viruses.
Wonderful Strawflowers are out and looking amazing!
21st of September: Blooming Nice!
Welcome Spring! We love this time of year. The days are growing longer and warmer. The sun is shining on happy gardens. Although it's warmer, some plants haven't come out of their winter blues just yet.
We have many attractive plants ready in our production area. They are looking terrific, and include Isopogon formosus, Philotheca spicata and variegated Kuzea baxteri, plus many more!
In spring we start to think about preparing our garden for summer. We test our retic and help our garden be more waterwise. If you are looking for waterwise tips, we are here to help.
2nd of September: Welcome to Spring!
It has been a cold start to the spring season, with some frosty nights and decent down pours of rain. The gardens are looking amazing with plenty of Australian plants in flower! We just love this time of year.
From our production area plants are starting to grow quicker, so we should have lots of new plants become available over the coming weeks. Including a nice batch of Philotheca spicata (Pepper and Salt Bush). We look forward to welcoming you in store for a browse through the flowering plants or a chat about the spring garden.
Callistemon 'Hot Pink' is one of our favourites!
A medley of colourful Kangaroo Paws
6th of August: Sunshine to Remind us Spring Approaches!
We have enjoyed a few beautiful sun shiny days between all the rain, and it certainly feels like spring is on the way. Spring is a great time for Kangaroo Paws, with many putting on their best show! We have a large range at the moment, so why not pop in for a look and enjoy all the different colours!
A new plant to us this year is the pink flowering Hardenbergia comptoniana. They look to be a terrific plant for the home garden. Our stock for sale are just coming to flower now. We hope you enjoy these new release plants as much as we do!
8th of July: The garden celebrates in colour!
It is a wonderful time of year. With all this winter rain, we are expecting a better than normal wildflower season, so start planning now to get out and see the wonderful country we live on. If you can't get out of Perth, don't worry, we have many wonderful flowering Australian plants in our display gardens. You can also visit King's Park for their wonderful gardens.
Many Grevilleas are now in flower at Zanthorrea and looking terrific. Feel free to stop by for a look and a wander through our gardens.
Grevillea 'Celia' looking terrific!
Eremophila 'Augusta Storm'
25th of June: Winter Colours.
Winter brings with it cold wet rainy days, but also some fantastic colours to the garden! We have new plants becoming available every week, so I am sure there is something new to excite. This week we took up some Eremophila 'Augusta Storm', and just have a look at that unique colour! Correas are out in flower, and a great choice for the shady garden.
Our winter Bush Telegraph newsletter is out now, and it includes some interesting information on native bees and plants for the verge garden. We hope you enjoy our newsletter.
4th of June: Welcoming some winter rain!
The winter rains bring so much life into our gardens. Filling the creeks, streams and replenishing the ground water.
In the vege garden we have a change of season. The tomatoes, chilli and basil are finishing up, and now is the time to plant peas, root crops and leafy greens.
This saturday the 5th of June is World Environment Day, and it is good to reflect on the importance of a healthy environment, and what we can do to help. Unsure what you can do? A great way to help the local environment is to plant a tree! https://www.worldenvironmentday.global/
Water drops on a Kangaroo Paw
Opening Hours: 9am-5:30pm,
day except closed on Christmas Day.
Creating an Australian Verge Garden
The front, often forgotten lawn verge can be so much more than a green carparking area. Join Janine and learn how you can convert your front verge lawn into a wonderful Australian native garden. 10am, Saturday 16th October RSVP: 08 9454 6260
Gold Coin donation to Kanyana.
Music By the Black Chooks
Join us for a fun lively afternoon of music by the Black Chooks. 11am to 1pm. Sunday the 7th of November. * Please note this is a date change to what was printed in the Bush Telegraph.
No RSVP necessary.
Enjoy the setting sun at Zanthorrea and join us for late night shopping. Non-alcoholic mulled wine, soft drinks and nibbles will be served. Wednesday 1st December, from 5.30pm to 7pm.
RSVP for Catering: 08 9454 6260
Zanthorrea on Pinterest
We love sharing interesting ideas and flowers that excite us. Have a look at our pins on Pinterest!