Eucalyptus erythranda

(E. angulosa x E. tetraptera)

Rosebud Gum

Section Dumaria
            Series Incrassatae

Description: This species is a mallee or small tree to about 15'.  It features pendulous branches, lanceolate leaves and smooth grayish bark that is imperfectly shed in ribbons.  The flowers are rose-pink in color.  It is found growing along coastal and sub-coastal area of West Australia in sandy soils.

Culture: Sun, acid pH, sandy soils, good drainge.

Uses: Ornamental plantings.

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 9
Type Shrub to 9', lignotuber
Flower Color Rose-pink
Growth Rate Moderate
Soil Moisture (minimum) 480 mm (18.46") per year
Native West Australia
Family Myrtaceae

Key Benefits

bulletSmall shrub or tree to 15'
bulletAttractive blooms
bulletLow moisture needs

Problem Solving Features

bulletVery attractive accent plant or tree
bulletBest in poor sands with low fertility
bulletLow maintenance

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*Seed germinates easily with normal methods.
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