Eucalyptus dealbata

Tumble-down red gum

Description: This species has rounded leaves, the new leaves appear pink to purple in color. It is found native on shallow soils in Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria. The smooth bark sheds to expose coppery, orange, white and gray colors. Glaucous, gray-green leaves, twigs, buds and fruits. 

Culture: Sun, acid soil, clay loam, loam, sandy loam soil.

Uses: Ornamental, shade tree, fast growth rate, attractive bark.

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 8
Type Medium tree to 49' (15 m), lignotuber
Flower Color White
Growth Rate Fast
Placement Sun
Culture Moderate moisture needed
Native Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria
Family Myrtaceae

Key Benefits

bulletMedium tree to 49'
bulletAttractive bark
bulletRounded green leaves - quite attractive specimen

Problem Solving Features

bulletVery attractive accent plant or tree
bulletLow moisture/fertilizer needs
bulletLow maintenance

Pricing - See Price List Here

*Seed germinates easily with normal methods.
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