Description: The bark is fibrous, gray-green in color. Juvenile leaves are alternating, gray-green in color. Adult leaves are alternating, shaped like a lance. It is found native in New South Wales in shallow soils on slopes and ridges, usually in high, wet granite areas. The woodland soil is sandy, of medium fertility over a granite base. It is similar to E. nicholii, but has elliptic juvenile leaves and broader adult leaves. This species performs well as an windbreak. Fragrant leaves, essential oils, suitable for windbreaks.
|Temperature Rating||USDA Zone 9|
|Type||Small to medium tree to 60' (20 m), lignotuber|
|Soil||Acid, loam, sandy loam|
|Culture||Low to moderate moisture|
|Native||New South Wales|
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