SelecTree: Tree Detail
Photo Locations: Shell Beach, CA
Hardiness estimate: 5-10 degrees F.
Has fragrant Leaf.
Native to Tasmania.
Erect and requires ample growing space.
Has Evergreen foliage.
Height: 30 - 75 feet.
Width: 18 - 45 feet.
Growth Rate: 36 or More Inches per Year.
Longevity 50 to 150 years.
Leaves Lanceolate, Medium Green, No Change, Evergreen.
White. Flowers in Spring. Has perfect flowers (male and female parts in each flower).
Brown or Mostly Green Capsule, Small (0.25 - 0.50 inches), fruiting in Summer.
Bark Green or Light Green, Smooth.
Shading Capacity Rated as Dense in Leaf.
Litter Issue is Dry Fruit.
Tree Site Conditions & Constraints
Sunset Zones 5 - 6 and 8 - 24.
USDA Hardiness Zones 8 - 10.
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade.
Moist to Dry Soil.
Clay, Loam or Sand Texture.
Slightly Acidic to Highly Alkaline Soil pH.
Seaside Tolerance is Good in Mild Zone.
Pests & Disease Information
Resistant to Texas Root Rot and Verticillium. Susceptible to Beetle Borers, Armillaria, Phytophthora and Root Rot.
Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns
Branch Strength Rated as Medium.
Root Damage Potential Rated as Moderate.
None Known Health Hazard.
Biogenic Emissions considered High.
Not Deer Palatable.
Cite this tree:
SelecTree. "Eucalyptus gunnii Tree Record." 1995-2018. May 20, 2018.
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