Growing native plants

How to grow Australian edible and useful native plants

There may be some overlaps in these lists – many books on Australian native edibles combine planting/growing information with recipes.

We have also produced a document listing plants of commercial interest in the SE NSW cool-climate region. It’s updated sporadically, and may be of interest.

Information comes from our LibraryThing library, and lists are not guaranteed to be comprehensive!

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Cooking with the Oldest Foods on Earth book on green rectabgle


Discover a world of wonderful flavours between two covers!

(We can particularly recommend John Newton's "Recipes from the Oldest Foods on Earth", as we're proud to have two recipes featured in it.)

Bushfoods and Dark Emu books on brown red rectangle

Indigenous Agriculture

While "Dark Emu" is seen as the primary text in this area, there are in fact several books dealing with the same topic.