Eucalyptus kochii ssp kochii

Oil mallee

SUBGENUS
    SYMPHYOMYRTUS
       
Section Bisectae
           
Subsection Destitutae
              
Series Subulatae

Description: A medium sized mallee or small tree 15-21' x 12-24' from West Australia.  It is hardy in light or moderate frosts and drought tolerant.

Culture: Sun, sand type soil, pH 5.5 to 6.4, annual rainfall minimum of 14 inches per year.

Uses: Ornamental, hedges or windbreaks, firewood, honey production, essential oils, frost tolerant.

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 9
Type Small tree/mallee to 24', lignotuber
Flower Color White
Growth Rate Moderate
Native West Australia
Family Myrtaceae

Key Benefits

bulletGood for hedges/windbreaks
bulletEssential oils
bulletFrost tolerant
 

Problem Solving Features

bulletHedges or windbreaks
bulletLow maintenance
bulletFrost tolerant
bulletLow moisture needs

Pricing - See Price List Here

*Seed germinates easily with normal methods.  96 seeds per gram.  87% germination rate.
 
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