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Eucalyptus leucoxylon megalocarpa

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Wantirna
A3, A9, A5, C9
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Wantirna
A3, A9, A5, C9
Size: 20L Air Pruned Pot
Available: 3
$/Unit (EX GST): $47.25 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $51.98 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Eucalyptus leucoxylon megalocarpa Blue Gum, Large Fruited Yellow Gum, Red Flowering Gum,

Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Trees Broad Domed, Open Canopy, Rounded, Upright

Description:
A large-fruited subspecies of leucoxylon, with similar characteristics. Typically has pink flowers, varying from pale pink to bright pink. Attractive to birds, bees & butterflies. A great shade tree suitable for open spaces or streetscapes with a spreading habit.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
4-10m 4-10m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun Any, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Bird Attracting, Coastal Garden, Erosion Control, Feature, Habitat, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Verge, Wind Break, Shade Tree

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free, Myrtlepest And Disease Rust

Cultural Notes: Water deeply for the first year. Water 1-2 times per week during dry periods whilst establishing. Feed with a suitable fertiliser in autumn and spring. Mulch annually to conserve water and assist with weed suppression. Healthy plants should have no pest and disease issues.

Plant Care
Keep moist during dry periods, Low phosphorus slow release fertiliser, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Myrtaceae Australia

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green, Grey
Flower Colour: Pink
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring, Summer
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: High
Frost: Moderate
Wind: High
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