Narrow-leaved Red Ironbark, Ironbark, Narrow-leaved Ironbark
Description: A tree to 100' and forms a lignotuber. The bark is deeply and coarsely furrowed and the branches are dark gray and deeply furrowed. The terminal bud clusters of 7-9-11 are green to yellow and produce white flowers.
Culture: Sun, gravels, loams, sandy loams, clays, acid pH.
Uses: Ornamental plantings, shade trees, timber, firewood, honey production, coastal plantings, wind resistant, Koala browse, construction uses.
|Temperature Rating||USDA Zone 9|
|Type||Tree to 100' (35 m), lignotuber|
|Soil Type||Sandy clay, loam|
|Soil Moisture (minimum)||550 mm (22") per year, to 80"|
|Native||New South Wales, Queensland|
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