Secondary dunes with beach swale
Plants in this zone

Lolly Bush
Clerodendrum floribundum
  Climbing Guinea Flower
Hibbertia scandens
This shrub or small tree is found in Australia and New Guinea. The common name Lolly Bush, refers to the similarity of the red and black fruit to lollies. Flowers are often parasitised and appear short and fat.
This plant is very commonly seen in cultivation and will tolerate a wide range of climates, including exposure to salt-laden winds. It is very hardy and would make an excellent replacement for imported climbers in local gardens.
Devil's Twine
Casytha pubescens
  Caustic Vine
Sarcostemma viminale subsp. australe

These are a hemiparasitic plant which are plants that are parasitic under natural conditions but are also photosynthetic to some degree. Stems are between a half and one and a half millimetres in diameter and leaves are present in the form of tiny scales.
Small yellow or white flowers form in summer . The fruit is round, ribbed and hairy, around 10 mm in diameter. The fruit are sweet and mucousy to taste


This is an Australian member of a genus known generally as climbing milkweeds or caustic bushes which are found across Africa and tropical Asia, in Australia, and in parts of North America. They are perennial flowering shrubs with trailing vines or lianas and are often adapted to heat and/or desert conditions. Some have few or no leaves and photosynthesize in the tissues of the green stems, the soft stems are filled with a milky white latex that is poisonous and caustic in some species. A food plant for the larval stages of the Australian Crow Butterfly

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