Viminaria juncea is the single species in the genus Viminaria endemic to Australia. The genus is in the pea family Fabaceae. It is colloquially known as native broom after its resemblance to the related European broom plants. The Noongar peoples know the plant as koweda.

  • Moderately frost tolerate & drought tolerate once established
  • Full sun/shade
  • Large shrub, height up to 1-5m, width up to 3m
  • Well-drained, sandy soils
  • Flowers – spring, summer       

Native Broom - Viminaria juncea