Fruit Trees for Growing in Brisbane

When selecting fruit trees, it’s important to choose plants that match your climate. Luckily we have made that part easy. At Ladybird Fruit Tree Nursery, we grow a wide range of subtropical fruit trees that are suitable for growing in Brisbane area.

NameHeightFruits afterPot/groundEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Abiu (Caramel fruit)2-5m2-5 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Achacha ‘Honey Kiss’10m+5+yearsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Apple
Dorsett Golden (Dwarf)2-5m *2-3 yrsPotsDeciduous2 plants required
Tropical Anna (Dwarf)2-5m *2-3 yrsPotsDeciduous2 plants required
Tropic Sweet (Dwarf)2-5m *2-3 yrsPotsDeciduous2 plants required
Avocado
Hass (A)5-10m2-3 yrsGround onlyEvergreenPartly
Lamb Hass(A) Semi-Dwarf2-4m *2-3 yrsPotsEvergreenPartly
Pinkerton (A) Semi-Dwarf2-4m *2-3 yrsPotsEvergreenPartly
Reed (A)5-10m2-3 yrsGround onlyEvergreenPartly
Rincon (A) Semi-Dwarf2-4m *2-3 yrsPotsEvergreenPartly
Sharwill (B)5-10m2-3 yrsGround onlyEvergreenPartly
Sheppard (B)5-10m2-3 yrsGround onlyEvergreenPartly
Dwarf Wurtz (A)2-2.5m *2-3 yrsPotsEvergreenPartly
Babaco2-5m *2-3 yrsLarge potEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Banana
Cavendish2-5m2-3 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Dwarf Cavendish1.5m2-3 yrsLarge PotEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Lady Finger2-5m2-3 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Gold Finger2-5m2-3 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Red Dacca2-5m2-3 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Blue Java2-5m2-3 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Blackberry
Thornless Chester1-2m2-3 yearsGround onlyDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Blueberry
Biloxi1-2m1 yrPotsPartly evergreenSelf-pollinating
Burst1-2m1 yrPotsPartly evergreenSelf-pollinating
Gulf Coast1-2m1 yrPotsPartly evergreenSelf-pollinating
Kisses1-2m1 yrPotsPartly evergreenSelf-pollinating
Misty1-2m1 yrPotsPartly evergreenSelf-pollinating
OB11-2m1 yrPotsPartly evergreenSelf-pollinating
Cacao (Cocoa Bean)2-5m5 yearsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Carob10m+5 yearsGround onlyEvergreenMale and female plant required
Cashew Nut10m+2-3 yearsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Cherry
Acerola ‘Florida Sweet’2-5m *2-3 yrsPotsEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Brazil Cherry Black2-5m *5 yrsPotsEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Brazil Cherry Orange2-5m *5 yrsPotsEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Brazil Cherry Red2-5m *5 yrsPotsEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Grumichama Black2-5m *3-4 yrsPotsEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Coconut
Coconut Palm15m6 yearsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Dwarf Coconut Malay Red2-5m5 years+Ground onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Dwarf Coconut Samoan Orange2-5m5 years+Ground onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Dwarf Coconut Yellow2-5m5 years+Ground onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Coffee
Aribica2-5m2-3 yearsLarge PotEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Dwarf Coffee – Catuai1-2m2-3 yearsPotsEvergreenSelf-pollinating
K72-5m2-3 yearsLarge PotEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Chocolate Pudding
Bernecker3-5m *2 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Maher (Dwarf)2-4m *2 yrsPotsEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Mossman3-5m *2 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Seedling4-6m *3-5 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Custard Apple
African Pride2-5m4-5 yrsGround onlyPartly evergreenSelf-pollinating
Paxton Prolific2-5m4-5 yrsGround onlyPartly evergreenSelf-pollinating
Pink Mammoth2-5m4-5 yrsGround onlyPartly evergreenSelf-pollinating
Tropic Sun (Dwarf)2-3m *4-5 yrsPotsPartly evergreenSelf-pollinating
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Dragonfruit
Red, White, Purple, Yellow2-5m *3-4 yrsPotsEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Feijoa
Mammoth2-5m *2-3 yrsLarge potEvergreenPartly
Triumph2-5m *2-3 yrsLarge potEvergreenPartly
Seedling2-5m *5 yrs+Large potEvergreenPartly
Finger Lime
Red, Pink, Green, Ice, etc.2m1 yrPotsEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Dwarf Finger Lime1m1 yrPotsEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Fig
Black Genoa2-5m *2-3 yrsPotsDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Brown Turkey2-5m *2-3 yrsPotsDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Preston’s Prolific2-5m *2-3 yrsPotsDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Gooseberry
Cape Gooseberry1-2mFirst yearPotsEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Star Gooseberry2-5m5+ yearsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Granadilla
Giant Granadilla2-5m2-3 yrsGround onlyEvergreen2 plants required for pollination
Sweet Granadilla2-5m2-3 yrsGround onlyEvergreen2 plants required for pollination
Grape
Black Isabella1-2m2-3 yrsLarge potDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Muscadine1-2m2-3 yrsLarge potDeciduousSelf-pollinating
White Muscat1-2m2-3 yrsLarge potDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Pink Iona1-2m2-3 yrsLarge potDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Guava
China Pear2-5m *2-3 yrsLarge potEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Indian2-5m *2-3 yrsLarge potEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Mexican Cream2-5m *2-3 yrsLarge potEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Pink Hawaiian2-5m *2-3 yrsLarge potEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Yellow/Red Cherry2-5m *2-3 yrsLarge potEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Hog Plum (Ambarella)7m4-5 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Ice Cream Bean10m+4-5 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Jaboticaba
Black5-8m *5 yrs+Ground onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Giant5-8m *5 yrs+Ground onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Red Hybrid (Dwarf)2-2.5m *2-3 yrsLarge potEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Scarlet (Dwarf)2-2.5m *2-3 yrsLarge potEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Yellow5-8m *5 yrs+Ground onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Jackfruit
Amber6-10m2-3 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Black Gold6-8m2-3 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Galaxy6-10m2-3 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
J336-10m2-3 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Seedling6-10m3-5 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Jujube
Li5-10m *2-3 yrsLarge potDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Chiko5-10m *2-3 yrsLarge potDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Sihong5-10m *2-3 yrsLarge potDeciduousSelf-pollinating
GA-8665-10m *2-3 yrsLarge potDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Seedling5-10m *2-3 yrsLarge potDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Kiwi Berry1-2m2-3 yrsPotsDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Kwai Muk10m+5 yearsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Longan
Biew Kiew2-5m4-5 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Chompoo2-5m4-5 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Haew2-5m4-5 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Kohala2-5m4-5 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Seedling5-10m5+ yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Loquat
Bessel Brown2-5m *4-5 yrsLarge PotEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Nagasakiwase2-5m *4-5 yrsLarge PotEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Seedling5-10m5+yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Lychee
Chompogo2-5m *3-4 yrsLarge potEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Erdon Lee2-5m *3-4 yrsLarge potEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Kwai Mai Pink2-5m *3-4 yrsLarge potEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Red Ball2-5m *2-3 yrsLarge potEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Salathiel2-5m *3-4 yrsLarge potEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Wai Chi (Dwarf)2-5m *3-4 yrsLarge potEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Macadamia
Grafted (A38, 849, A268, A4 etc)3-5m3 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Seedling5-10m5+ yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Madrono
(Garcinia intermedia)
5m2 yrsLarge potEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Malabar Chestnut5-10m3-4 yrsLarge potEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Mango
Bowen5-10m2-3 yrsLarge potEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Bambaroo5-10m2-3 yrsLarge potEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Brooks Late5-10m2-3 yrsLarge potEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Keow Savoey5-10m2-3 yrsLarge potEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Nam Doc Mai5-10m2-3 yrsLarge potEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Palmer (Dwarf)2-4m *2-3 yrsLarge potEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Seedling Bowen10m+4-5 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Miracle Fruit1-2m2-3 yrsPotsEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Monstera (Fruit Salad Tree)2-5m2-3 yrsPotsEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Mulberry
Dwarf Black3m *1 yrPotsDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Dwarf Red Shahtoot2-5m *1 yrPotsDeciduousSelf-pollinating
English Black3-5m *1 yrGround onlyDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Hicks Fancy3-5m *1 yrLarge PotDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Nectarine
Super Dwarf Sunset1.5m *2-3 yearsLarge PotDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Olive
Arbequina2-5m *2-3 yearsPotsEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Arecuzzo2-5m *2-3 yearsPotsEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Manzanillo2-5m *2-3 yearsPotsEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Saint Helena2-5m *2-3 yearsPotsEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Dwarf Garden Harvest1-2m2-3 yearsPotsEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Panama Berry2-5m1-2 yearsPotsEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Passionfruit
Black Magic2-5m *2-3 yrsLarge PotEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Panama Red2-5m *2-3 yrsLarge PotEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Giant Purple2-5m *2-3 yrsLarge PotEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Sweet Granadilla (Yellow)2-5m *2-3 yrsLarge PotEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Peach
Super Dwarf Sunset1.5m *2-3 yrsLarge PotDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Angel Peach2-5m *2-3 yrsLarge PotDeciduousSelf-pollinating
China Flat White Donut2-5m *2-3 yrsLarge PotDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Delightful2-5m *2-3 yrsLarge PotDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Florida Prince2-5m *2-3 yrsLarge PotDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Tropic Snow2-5m *2-3 yrsLarge PotDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Pecan
Cape Fear10m +4-5 yearsGround onlyDeciduousPartially Self-pollinating
Western Schley10m +4-5 yearsGround onlyDeciduousPartially Self-pollinating
Shoshonii10m +4-5 yearsGround onlyDeciduousPartially Self-pollinating
Pine Nut10m +6 yearsLarge PotEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Pomegranate
Azerbaijani2-5m *2-3 yrsLarge PotDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Ben Hur2-5m *2-3 yrsLarge PotDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Cyprus Hill2-5m *2-3 yrsLarge PotDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Rosavaya2-5m *2-3 yrsLarge PotDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Spanish (Dwarf)2m2-3 yrsPotsDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Wonderful2-5m *2-3 yrsLarge PotDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Raspberry ‘Tulameen’1.5mFirst yearPotsDeciduousSelf-pollinating
Rollinia (Brazil Custard Apple)5-10m5 years+Ground onlyPartly DeciduousSelf-pollinating
Soursop (Guanabana)
Diny5-10m2-3 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Seedling5-10m5 yrs +Ground onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Sapodilla (Chikoo)
Krasuey2-5m *2-3 yrsLarge PotEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Prolific2-5m *2-3 yrsLarge PotEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Tropical2-5m *2-3 yrsLarge PotEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Seedling2-5m5+ yrsGround onlyEvergreen2 plants needed
Sea Grape2-5m*2-3 yearsPotsEvergreenMale and female plants needed
Star Apple
Haitian5-10m4-5 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Grimal5-10m4-5 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Seedling10m+5 yrs+Ground onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Starfruit (Carambola)
Arkin2-5m4-5 yrsLarge PotEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Fwang Tung2-5m4-5 yrsLarge PotEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Kary2-5m4-5 yrsLarge PotEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Kembangan2-5m4-5 yrsLarge PotEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Seedling2-5m4-5 yrsLarge PotEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Strawberry30cm1-2 yrsPotsEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Tamarillo (Red/Yellow)2-5m2-3 yrsLarge PotEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Sugar Apple
Big Eyes2-5m *4-5 yrsPotsPartly evergreenSelf-pollinating
Purple2-5m *5+ yrsLarge PotPartly evergreenSelf-pollinating
Seedling2-5m *4-5 yrsPotsPartly evergreenSelf-pollinating
Yellow Sapote (Canistel)10m+4-5 yrs
Emma10m+2-3 yrsLarge PotEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Lyndall10m+2-3 yrsLarge PotEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Seedling10m+4-5 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Wampee
Guy Sam2-5m2-3 yrsLarge PotEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Yeem Pay2-5m2-3 yrsLarge PotEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Seedling2-5m4-5 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Wax Jambu
Pink2-5m *2-3 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
Red2-5m *2-3 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating
White2-5m *2-3 yrsGround onlyEvergreenSelf-pollinating

* Can be pruned to 2m.