Eucalyptus fraxinoides

White mountain ash

White ash

 

Description: Bark is dark gray at the base and then shedding in long strips above, revealing a bright yellow-white color, usually with insect scribbles. This is a fast growing tall forest tree. A nice feature of this tree is the attractive foliage as a pot plant, sometimes seen as bright red in color with purple undersides of the leaves although green is the normal colors foundNew South Wales, Victoria, Mountain sites over granite type soils.

Climate Data: Favors cool to warm, humid climate.  Heat index, hot: 80 degrees F, cold: 28 degrees F.  Rainfall 110-800 mm (4 - 30 inches), altitude 150 to 1000 m.

Uses: Lumber used for flooring and general construction use.

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 9
Type Large tree to 131' (40m), NO lignotuber
Flower Color White
Growth Rate Fast
Placement Sun
Culture Low to moderate moisture
Native New South Wales, Victoria
Family Myrtaceae

Key Benefits

bulletLarge tree to 131'
bulletShedding bark
bulletAttractive pot plant

Problem Solving Features

bulletAttractive young foliage
bulletFast growing
bulletLow maintenance

Pricing - See Price List Here

*Seed germinates easily with normal methods.  Cold treat 14 days.
 
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