Tree species for Canberra

Tree selection in new developments

The design of new streetscapes in the ACT must be in accordance with the Municipal Infrastructure Design Standards.

Plant species for urban landscape projects in the ACT can be found here: MIS 25 Plant Species for Urban Landscape Projects. The current street tree list contains 210 tree species including 77 new species. These species have been evaluated by Urban Treescapes and deemed suitable for use in specified areas and conditions.

This list details:

To provide extended information each tree species has an individual fact sheet on it: