Purpose of project

Streetscape renewal

Installation type

Load-bearing cells

Tree planting date


Tree species

Jacaranda mimosifolia (Jacaranda)
Botanical name (Common name)

Number of Trees Planted

Nine (9) - 3 x north side 6 x south side

Tree Stock Size at Planting

100+ or ex-ground

Number of Trees Surviving
Survival Assessment Date

Other WSUD type

Owner of Site

City of Adelaide

Contact Details

Contact Name

Stuart Pope

Contact Phone

8203 7203

Contact Email

Location Details

Location Address

Hindley Street, Adelaide

Hindley Street, Adelaide


City of Adelaide

Technical Detail

If you require details not available here, see contact details.

Case Study Description
Depth of Engineered Space
Volume of Engineered Space
Drainage Type
Drainage Type Resource/Image/Document
Surface Treatment
Growing Media Detail
Growing media was 90/10 sandy loam (Mt Compass) with the following additives:

–          Organic compost – 1 part compost to 5 parts soil

–          Triabon slow-release fertiliser – 1.5kg per cubic metre

–          Manganese sulphate – 80g per cubic metre

(note: Council has video of soil mixing if this is useful)



Surrounding Site Soil Detail
Surrounding site soil detail Resource/Image/Document
Watering Regime


Maintenance Detail

Non-Technical Detail

Challenges Overcome

Satisfying pavement engineering standards

Stakeholder Feedback
Stakeholder Support for future projects of this kind


Funding Source


Project Cost


Partners/Sponsors Information