Eucalyptus kitsoniana

Gippsland mallee


Description: This species has smooth shedding bark that is white to gray, olive-green or tan. Leaves are greenish and very thick and glossy, leaf shapes can vary. The tree often has an irregular growth habit, often having more than one trunk growing at different angles. Buds and fruits are found in groups of seven.

Culture: Sun, acid pH, loam, sandy loam, low to moderate moisture, well drained soils.

Uses: Ornamental, irregular trunk habit, good for smaller landscapes.

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 9
Type Small mallee to 30'
Flower Color White
Growth Rate Moderate
Native Victoria
Family Myrtaceae

Key Benefits

bulletSmall specimen to 30'
bulletAttractive smooth bark
bulletThick, glossy leaves
bulletIrregular trunk habit

Problem Solving Features

bulletBetter suited for smaller gardens
bulletLow moisture needs
bulletLow maintenance

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*Seed germinates easily with normal methods.
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