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Flora 
Indigenous species found throughout the Whitehorse area.  In the remnant areas many of these plants may be found.

Lower Storey up to 1 metre Ground covers, climbers, grasses, rushes
Arthropodium strictum -------------- Chocolate Lily
Billardiera scandens ----------------- Common Apple Berry
Brunonia australis ------------------- Blue Pincushion
Correa reflexa ----------------------- Common Correa
Danthonia spp ----------------------- Wallaby Grass
Dianella spp. ------------------------- Flax-lily
Epacris impressa --------------------- Common Heath
Hardenbergia violacea --------------- Purple Coral Pea
Juncus spp. --------------------------- Rush
Kennedia prostrata ------------------- Running Postman
Lomandra spp. ----------------------- Weeping Grass
Platylobium obtusangulum ---------- Common Flatpea
Poa spp. ------------------------------ Tussock Grass
Stylidium graminifolium -------------- Grass Trigger-plant
Themeda triandra -------------------- Kangaroo Grass
Viola hederacea ---------------------- Ivy-leaf Violet

 

 

 

 

Middle Storey 2 to 5 metres
Acacia myrtifolia -------------------- Myrtle Wattle
Acacia paradoxa -------------------- Hedge Wattle
Acacia pycnantha ------------------- Golden Wattle
Acacia stricta ------------------------ Hop Wattle
Acacia verticillata ------------------- Prickly Moses
Allocasuarina littoralis -------------- Black Sheoke
Bursaria spinosa --------------------- Sweet Bursaria
Cassinia spp ------------------------- Cassinia
Coprosma quadrifida ---------------- Prickly CurrantBush
Daviesia spp ------------------------- Bitter-pea
Goodenia ovata --------------------- Hop Goodenia
Goodia lotifolia --------------------- Golden Tip
Hymenanthera dentata -------------- Tree Violet
Indigofera austalis ---------------------- Austral Indigo
Kunzea ericoides -------------------- Burgan
Leptospermum continentale -------- Prickly Tea-Tree
Melaleuca ericifolia ----------------- Swamp Paperbark
Oleria lirata ------------------------------ Snowy Daisy-bush
Solanum aviculare
------------------ Kangaroo Apple
Spyridium parvifolium -------------- Aust. Dusty Miller


Upper Storey, 5 metres and over
Acacia dealbata --------------------- Silver Wattle
Acacia implexa ---------------------- Lightwood
Acacia mearnsii --------------------- Black Wattle
Acacia melanoxylon ----------------- Blackwood
Eucalyptus cephalocarpa ----------- Silver Stringybark
Eucalyptus goniocalyx -------------- Long-leaved box
Eucalyptus macrorhyncha ---------- Red Stringybark
Eucalyptus melliodora ---------------- Yellow Box
Eucalyptus obliqua ----------------- Messmate
Eucalyptus ovata ------------------- Swamp Gum
Eucalyptus radiata ------------------ Narrow-leaved Peppermint
Eucalyptus viminalis ---------------- Manna Gum