we're all about growing
rare & tropical plants

we power through the mighty Queensland weather
all year round to tend to our range of more than 350 varieties.

Blooming since '89

Nestled into the lush, green hills of the Sunshine Coast Hinterland is the Obi Obi Valley.

Palmwood Tropicals features more than 2.5 acres of tropical plants, hidden beneath the protection of a variety of green houses, each specifically designed to accommodate for almost 300 different plant varieties and their varying needs of growing conditions.

The team at Palmwood Tropicals is led by industry experts with decades of horticulture experience within our current location and a passion for growing top quality tropical plants.

Each Year

more than


plants grown
more than


varieties grown
close to


tonnes of soil

Because we're a busy wholesale nursery,
with staff and machinery constantly on the move;

we don't allow nursery visits

unless you're a wholesale customer
who has booked an appointment.

Transport & shipping


All retail orders placed through our website will be sent through Australia Post.
Your plants will be securely packaged to ensure they aren't damaged
or dried out during their journey to you.

Your plants will be packaged into trays which are then stacked onto trolley's
and loaded into large trucks, ready for delivery to your door.
Delivery to the Sunshine Coast, Brisbane or Gold Coast
is free of charge through one of our chosen transport carriers.


Tray Sizes

Our plants are sent in black plastic trays which we re-use.

Each trays hold 12 plants in a 140mm diameter pot.

When ordering plants, your total 140mm plant number
must be dividable by 12 so they efficiently fill a tray.

Full Trays contain 12 of the same plant and variety.
Half Trays contain 6 plants from 2 different varieties.
Mixed Trays
contain 4 plants from 3 different varieties,
or 3 plants from 4 different varieties.

5 plants in a 200mm diameter pot take up the same space as a single tray.
Plants in this pot size must be ordered in increments of 5.

Minimum Order

Retail orders don't have a Minimum Order.

Wholesale orders have a Minimum Order which depends
on where your plants are being sent.
The table below will help you work out how much you need to order.

Queensland 4 trays 5 trays
New South Wales 6 trays 7 trays
Victoria 7 trays 7 trays
South Australia To be quoted To be quoted
Tasmania To be quoted To be quoted
Western Australia To be quoted To be quoted
Northern Territory To be quoted To be quoted