Windbreak Species

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By Trent chaffey

10 Windbreak trees for the Sunshine Coast

10 Wind Break Trees For The Sunshine Coast 1- Hibiscus Tiliaceus ( Cotton Tree) used for rope making and the bark for infusion for antiseptic 2- Pandanus ( Bush tucker fruit growing to 40cm wide) 3- Syzygium luehmannii (Bright Red Edible Fruit) 4- Bottle brushes (Good for bees and Birds) 5- Olive Trees ( Great […]

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By Curtis Morton

10 Windbreak Trees For Central Coast NSW

I believe these trees are all high-emergent strata trees (except coastal banksia may function as medium–I’m not sure). More could be said for lower strata plants, but here are 10 upper strata trees: tallow wood (Eucalyptus microcorys) fencing timber turpentine (Syncarpia glomerulifera) construction and marine infrastructure timber crop Casuarina glauca (swamp oak) native support species, […]

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By Nathan Chester

10 wind break tree species for Brisbane, South East Queensland (SE QLD), Australia

Which wind breaking tree species to use in South East QLD? Here’s a list of 10 great wind break species for Brisbane / South East Queensland.

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By Heidi Smith

10 best windbreak species for South-East Queensland, Australia

The 10 best windbreak species for South-East Queensland, Australia.  See the list below, with each plant name and use case.   Lilly Pilly’s food and bird/ bee attractant  Lomandra grasses for underplanting  Bottle brushes bird/ bee attractant, firewood  Olive Trees food  Manuka / tea trees: Medicinal, firewood  Blackwood timber/ furniture, firewood  Queensland Wattle tree tall/ […]

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By Lisa

Wind Protection: Local native plants Tilligerry area

10 native plant species for wind breaks in the local/Tilligerry area + helpful attributes: 1. Melaleuca hypericifolia (Hillock Bush) – flowers / pollinators 2. Omalanthus populifolius (Bleeding Heart) – ornamental garden plant (beauty) 3. Cupaniopsis anacardioides (Tuckeroo) – Street tree, Decorative fruit, Erosion control, Fast growing 4. Exocarpos cupressiformis (Native cherry) – The timber was […]

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By Lucas OReilly

10 Windbreak species for Coolgardie, NSW

Very windy up here at times so shelter and wind breaks are much needed! Passionfruit vines = beautiful fruit great distance covered for shelter in summer and lets light through when leaves die off. Lilly pilly Acmena Smithii = thick and lush pleasant to look at. Fejoa hedges Acca Selliana= hardy ever green leathery leaves […]

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By Lesley-Caron Veater

Wind Breaks for Geelong Victoria

Wind Break Species for Geelong, Victoria   Species Benefits/other uses   Lilly Pilly (Acmena Smithii)   Fast growing; shade or sun; drought tolerant; edible berries.   Lemon Myrtle (Backhousia Citriodora)     Tolerates cold to temperate climates; edible leaves, essential oil   Clumping bamboo (Schizostachyum Zollingeri)     Fast growing in sunny spot; doesn’t need […]

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