SelecTree: Tree Detail
FOREST RED GUM
Photo Locations: San Diego, CA and Huntington Botanical Gardens - San Marino, CA
Native to Eastern Australia.
Erect with a High Canopy.
Has Evergreen foliage.
Height: 65 - 165 feet.
Width: 50 feet.
Growth Rate: 36 Inches per Year.
Longevity 50 to 150 years.
Leaves Lanceolate, No Change, Evergreen.
White. Flowers in Spring or Summer. Has perfect flowers (male and female parts in each flower).
Few, Brown Capsule, Small (0.25 - 0.50 inches), fruiting in Spring, Summer or Fall.
Bark Gray, Cream, Mottled, Smooth.
Shading Capacity Rated as Moderately Low in Leaf.
Litter Issue is Bark.
Tree Site Conditions & Constraints
Sunset Zones 5 - 6 and 8 - 24.
Well Drained Soil.
Clay, Loam or Sand Texture.
Pests & Disease Information
Susceptible to Psyllid, Armillaria.
Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns
Branch Strength Rated as Medium.
Cite this tree:
SelecTree. "Eucalyptus tereticornis Tree Record." 1995-2020. Aug 14, 2020.
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