Eucalyptus dielsii

Cap-fruited mallet

SUBGENUS
    SYMPHYOMYRTUS
       
Section Bisectae
           
Subsection Glandulosae
               
Series Elongatae

Description:  A small tree or mallee up to 15' with shiny brown bark aging to gray. The crown is dense with glossy green leaves.  Yellow flowers in groups of 7. Generally found in clay soils around Ravensthorpe and Lake King areas of West Australia.  Minimum rainfall 16" per year.

Culture: Sun, clay, pH 5.5 to 6.4, annual rainfall minimum of 16 inches per year.

Uses: Ornamental, shade, honey, salt affected areas.

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 9
Type Tree/Mallet to 15', NO lignotuber
Flower Color Yellow to yellow green
Growth Rate Moderate
Placement Sun
Native WA
Family Myrtaceae

Key Benefits

bulletAttractive flowers
bulletDense crown
bulletExcellent for shade
bulletAttractive buds and fruits

Problem Solving Features

bulletDoes well in poor soils
bulletLow nutrient needs
bulletLow maintenance
bulletClay soils
bulletSalt affected areas

Pricing - See Price List Here

*Seed germinates easily with normal methods.  200 seeds per gram.  97% germination.
 
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