|E. occidentalis var stenantha
E. occidentalis var grandiflora
E. eremophila var grandiflora
Description: This is a mallee type species growing upwards to about 15' and forms a lignotuber. The bark is rough at the trunk, changing to ribbons or smooth above. A mallee found in Western Australia along the Goldfields area. Adult leaves are noted as being glossy green, juvenile leaves are usually dull, gray/green in color. Unusual shaped, finger-like juvenile flower buds.
Culture: Sandy loam type soil, pH 5.5 to 6.4, annual rainfall minimum of 10 inches per year.
Uses: Ornamental, hedges, windbreaks.
|Temperature Rating||USDA Zone 9|
|Type||Small mallee 6-9' x 9-12' (average)|
|Flower Color||Cream to pale yellow|
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