(E. pauciflora var nana)
Wolgan Snow Gum
Description: A hardy, dwarf shrub or small tree with glossy green narrow leaves and clustered white flowers. The bark is mottled. Reported to bloom when 6' tall. Native to the high elevations of New South Wales. Resembles Eucalyptus pauciflora, but is distinguished by the mallee habit. Although a "Snow gum", it still requires excellent drainage.
Culture: Sun, well drained acid soil, loam or sandy loam.
Uses: Ornamental for colder areas.
|Temperature Rating||USDA Zone 8|
|Type||Small mallee to 18' (6m), lignotuber|
|Culture||Low to moderate moisture|
|Native||New South Wales|
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