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Gardening with Indigenous Plants
Indigenous Plant Use
Identification & Control of Common Weeds
Botanical Name:Pomaderris racemosa 
Common Name:cluster pomaderris  , slender pomaderris 
Sold As:Tube ($2.00)
Tall Shrub (2 to 6 m), Bird Attracting, Butterfly Attracting, Insect Attracting
Partial Shade, Shade
Moist, Well Drained
2-5 m x 1-2 m
Foliage:Egg-shaped to broadly elliptic, thin dark green leaves, 15-20 mm x 8-12 mm, few hairs and conspicuous veins on upper surface, paler, densely hairy below. Broad tip, depressions along margins.
Flowers:Narrow terminal and axillary sprays 2-4 cm long of small hairy cream flowers. Petals absent. October-November
Taller screening plant under trees, in moist soil that drains. Can be pruned. Will tolerate some sun. Frost tolerant.

  1. Whitehorse Council 
  2. Yarra Ranges Council (Victora, close to us) 
  3. Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria (VICFLORA, technical, good photos) 
  4. Wikipedia (free online encyclopedia) 
  5. iNaturalist 
  6. Royal Botanic Gardens (Kew UK, technical) 

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