E. occidentalis var stenantha

E. occidentalis var grandiflora

E. eremophila var grandiflora


Eucalyptus aspratilis

Soak Yate

Section Bisectae
Subsection Glandulosae
            Series Erectae
               Subseries Pedicellatae

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
Growth Rate Slow
Placement Sun
Culture Low moisture
Native WA
Family Myrtaceae

Key Benefits

bulletSmall species for home gardens
bulletLow moisture requirements

Problem Solving Features

bulletDoes well in poor soils
bulletLow nutrient needs
bulletLow maintenance
bulletSuitable for hedges

Pricing - See Price List Here

* Seed germinates best if sown on  the surface of the media.  Germination 2-3 weeks at 70-75 degrees F.  No pre-treatment needed.  205 viable seeds per gram, 92% germination.
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