Description: Often confused with E. deanei, but E. punctata is found on drier sites on slopes above E. deanei. The old, mottled dark gray bark of the Grey gum sheds to reveal colors of orange, gray and cream. Found along the coast and nearby ranges from Liverpool Range south to Jervis Bay New South Wales.
Culture: Sun, acid pH soil, loam, 28" annual rainfall.
Uses: Koala browse, ornamental plantings, shade, sawmill timber, firewood, small timber.
|Temperature Rating||USDA Zone 9|
|Type||Tall tree habit to 100' (35 m), NO lignotuber|
|Native||New South Wales|
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