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Eucalyptus rossii

Plant name: Inland scribbly gum

Plant type: shrubs / bushes / trees

Plant pdf: Download the product detail sheet

Origin: NSW, ACT.

Cultural notes: A sunny position in well drained soils is preferred. Often occurs naturally on poor shallow, stony soils.

Tolerates: Tolerant of drought and frost.

Flowering season: Summer.

Flower colour: Small white flowers occuring in clusters, followed by small hemispherical gumnuts.

Foliage colour: Adult foliage is dull grey-green, lance-shaped and grows to 15cm in length. Juvenile foliage is similar but genarlly broader.

Width: up to 9m

Height: up to 18m

Plant spacing: 400cm apart

Recommended uses: A good shade tree for cooler areas.

Description: A medium sized tree growing to 18m. It has a smooth greyish-white trunk that is often marked by the scribbly trails of insect larvae. Narrow grey-green leaves and small white flowers in summer.