Eucalyptus macarthurii

Camden woollybutt, Paddy's River Box

Description: This species is found native in the Blue Mountains area of New South Wales. The bark is rough, fibrous, gray-brown in color and sheds from the smooth, white branches in long ribbons. It is often seen hanging in the crown of the tree. Juvenile and adult leaves are dull green and the species is used both in timber and oils.

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 8
Type Large tree to 131' (40m), lignotuber
Flower Color White
Growth Rate Fast
Placement Sun
Culture Low to moderate moisture
Native New South Wales
Family Myrtaceae

Key Benefits

bulletLarge tree to 131'
bulletRough, fibrous bark lower, ribbon type bark in branches
bulletFast growing
bulletAttractive shedding bark feature

Problem Solving Features

bulletAttractive accent plant or tree
bulletLow moisture needs
bulletSome frost tolerance
bulletNo fertilizer needed

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*Seed germinates easily with normal methods.  Cold treat 21 days.
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