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Eucalyptus bridgesiana

Plant name: Apple box

Plant type: shrubs / bushes / trees

Plant pdf: Download the product detail sheet

Origin: NSW, ACT, VIC, QLD.

Cultural notes: Prefers well drained, fertile soils in a sunny position.

Tolerates: Tolerant of drought and frost.

Flowering season: Summer.

Flower colour: Flower buds are egg-shaped on short stalks and in clusters. They open to white flowers. The fruit are large and hemispherical, with 3 projecting valves.

Foliage colour: The adult foliage is glossy dark green and lanceolate, growing to 20cm in length. Juvenile foliage is heart-shaped and occurs in opposite pairs.

Width: up to 15m

Height: up to 25m

Plant spacing: 500cm apart

Recommended uses: Good as a shade tree or windbreak. Bird and bee attracting.

Description: A medium sized tree growing to 25m in Height:. Course grey fibrous bark on trunk and larger branches. Glossy dark green lance-shaped leaves to 20cm long and white flowers occurring in summer.