Eucalyptus latens

North Bannister Mallee

Section Bisectae
            Series Porantherae

Description: A small mallee to 15' from Dryandra West Australia.  In it's native habitat, it is known only from a dense pure stand near North Bannister.  It is closely related to E. foecuna, but has smaller glaucous juvenile leaves and also smaller buds and fruit. 

Culture: Sun, gravels or sandy loam type soil, pH 5.5 to 6.4, annual rainfall minimum of 20 inches per year.

Uses: Ornamental

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 9
Type Small mallee to 15', lignotuber
Flower Color White
Growth Rate Moderate
Native West Australia
Family Myrtaceae

Key Benefits

bulletGood species for smaller gardens
bulletLow water needs

Problem Solving Features

bulletGood for smaller planting areas
bulletModerate water needs
bulletLow maintenance

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*Seed germinates easily with normal methods.  105 viable seeds per gram.  82% germination rate.
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