Eucalyptus lansdowneana

Crimson Mallee, Red-flowered mallee box

SUBGENUS
    SYMPHYOMYRTUS
       
Section Adnataria

Description: This species is found in the Gawler Ranges, Eyre Peninsula region of South Australia.  A small tree or mallee to about 15' high with deep crimson red flowers.  It has thick, shiny green leaves and the small size makes it suitable for most any garden in the proper climate.

Culture: Sun, acid pH soil, sandy loam, moderate moisture needs.

Uses: Highly ornamental for the red flowers and shiny green leaves.  Excellent for smaller landscapes.

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 8
Type Small tree or mallee to 15', lignotuber
Flower Color Crimson Red to pinkish red
Growth Rate Moderate
Native South Australia
Family Myrtaceae

Key Benefits

bulletSmall species to 15'
bulletAttractive crimson red flowers
bulletShiny green leaves

Problem Solving Features

bulletSmall size for smaller garden settings
bulletLow maintenance
bulletNo fertilizer needed
bulletExcellent for full sun

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*Seed germinates easily with normal methods.
 
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