Planting trees at home

You can enjoy the benefits trees provide and contribute to the urban forest by planting a tree or two or more in your own yard!

This handy video is useful to discover some great tips on how best to plant a tree, and here's a list of plant nurseries where you can purchase local native trees and plants.

Below you'll find factsheets on a range of popular trees to help you choose a tree suited to you and your property. The factsheets provide clear and simple information describing the size of tree, colour of leaves, ability to flower and more. There are a range of Australian natives, ornamentals and productive fruit trees. Since there are a large range of trees available, consider this as a starting point of ideas, then talk to your local garden centre for specialist advice.

Search for a tree below based on size; small, medium or large.