Eucalyptus micranthera Alexander River Mallee


Description: Mallee to 4 m with lignotuber. The bark is smooth throughout, shedding in ribbons, light grey to pinkish grey and yellow-grey, flowers are white, adult leaves are glossy green. A mallee endemic to Western Australia, found only in southern coastal and sub-coastal areas west and east of Esperance.

Culture: Sun, well drained acid pH soil.

Uses: Ornamental for smaller landscapes

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 8
Type Mallee 16', lignotuber
Flower Color White
Growth Rate Moderate
Culture Low moisture
Native West Australia
Family Myrtaceae

Key Benefits

bulletWhite flowers
bulletSmall mallee
bulletAttractive shedding bark

Problem Solving Features

bulletGood for small gardens
bulletLow moisture needs
bulletLow maintenance

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* Seed germinates best if sown on  the surface of the media.  Germination 2-3 weeks at 68-72 degrees F.  No pre-treatment needed.
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