Cider Gum

Eucalyptus gunii

Cider Gum - Eucalyptus gunii

Common Name: Cider Gum
Genus: Eucalyptus
Species: gunii

The Greek translation of Eucalyptus refers to how the calyx surrounds the flower.

Category: Trees
Growth Rate: Fast growing
Features: Has interesting bark, Has interesting foliage

Hardiness: HardyHeight: 10.00 m (1000 cm)
Sun/Shade: Full sun or Partial shadeSpread: 6.00 m (600 cm)

Foliage Type: EvergreenFlower Colour: Cream, White
Foliage Colour: Blue/Green, Grey/SilverFlowering Period: July & August

Soil Type: Normal/Loam or Sandy/Light
Soil Moisture: Dry, well drained or Moist, but well drained

Evergreen tree native to Australia. Young grey-green leaves are rounded changing with age to a more lance like shape. Creamy white flowers in Summer. Attractive peeling bark.


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