1 Anigozanthos ‘Bush Pearl’

Because of the non-stop awesome flowering

2 Xerochrysum bracteatum ‘Cockatoo’

Because of its amazingly textured flowers over many months on a lovely compact growth habit.

3 Scaevola aemula

Because of the mass displays of purple, pink or white over many months of the year.

4 Banksia spinulosa compact varieties

Because of their compact habit and wonderful candle-like flowering.

5 Rhodanthe anthemoides

Because of their prolific everlasting flowers and low-growing habit.

6 Acacia cognata compact new varieties

Because of its beautiful bright lime coloured foliage and very compact habit.

7 Actinotus helianthi (Flannel Flower)

Because of the wonderfully textured flowers and silvery divided foliage.

8 Swainsona formosa (Sturt’s Desert Pea)

Because of its stunning red and black flowers and silvery foliage.

It can be a hard plant to grow in more humid areas, but those determined to try can have success with pot growing this spectacular plant, provided the pot and soil provide excellent drainage.

9 Asplenium australasicum (Bird’s Nest Fern)

Because of its beautiful foliage and form.

10 Anigozanthos ‘Bush Diamond’

Because of its subtlely coloured flowers and everblooming habit.