Eucalyptus cypellocarpa

Mountain gray gum,

 Monkey gum, Spotted gum


Description: A variable species that can grow from a small, to very large tree. It thrives in relatively cool climates and has smooth, yellow-gray bark that peels in patches. It is found in the Warrumbungle, Otway and Geriwerd ranges and tablelands of Victoria and New South WalesI have noted new stem growth to be square and this definitely is a fast growing species.

Climate Data: Favors cool to warm, humid to sub-humid climate.  Temperature range; hot 88 degrees F, cold 19 degrees F.  Annual rainfall 700-1300 mm (28-52"), Elevation 1200 m.

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 8
Type Tall tree to 200', lignotuber
Flower Color White
Growth Rate Fast
Placement Sun
Culture Low to moderate moisture
Native Victoria, New South Wales
Family Myrtaceae

Key Benefits

bulletFast growing species
bulletYellow/gray peeling bark
bulletWhite flowers

Problem Solving Features

bulletDoes well in cool climates
bulletLow moisture/fertilizer needs
bulletLow maintenance

Pricing - See Price List Here

*Seed germinates easily with normal methods.  Approximately 25 days for total germination.  Typical germination rate 372 per gram.
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