Eucalyptus goniocalyx

 Long-leaved box, Apple, Bundy, Olive-barked Box


Description: A straggly tree with rough bark that is fibrous and dark gray to gray-brown in color. Juvenile leaves are round, sessile (without a leaf stalk), gray in color and glaucous. Adult leaves are glossy and dark green. White flowers occur in groups of 7. Grows in poor soils, found in the tablelands of New South Wales and Victoria

Culture: Sun, acid soil, clay loam, loam.  Does best in soils with low fertility.

Uses: Koala browse.

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 8
Type Medium tree to 49' (15m), lignotuber
Flower Color White
Growth Rate Moderate
Placement Sun
Culture Low to moderate moisture
Native New South Wales, Victoria
Family Myrtaceae

Key Benefits

bulletGrows well in poor soils
bulletMedium size tree to 49'
bulletGlossy, dark green adult leaves

Problem Solving Features

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

Pricing - See Price List Here

*Seed germinates easily with normal methods.  Approximately 22 days for total germination.  Typical germination rate 325 per gram.
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