A native of Western Australia, it prefers light to medium soils in semi-shaded, protected position. DRUMMOND'S WATTLE. Acacia drummondii. (This plant is not on the Australian Noxious Weed List). An evergreen tree to 1.5 metres with a spread of 1.5 metres, with a dainty habit.
The leaves are dark green, discolorous and glossy on both surfaces. The flower is typical of the Solanum family being a rich purple with prominant, bright yellow anthers and the fruit is an egg-shaped green berry that ripens to a rich orange.
A native of Western Australia where it likes light to medium, dry or rocky soils in an open sunny position. Scarlet Kunzea or Scarlet Tickbush. An evergreen shrub to 2 metres with a spread of 2 metres, it is a multi-stemmed shrub with light to mid-green leaves crowding the stem.The brilliant scarlet flowers in dense spikes appear in late winter to spring.