Eucalyptus mitchelliana

Mt. Buffalo Sallee, Mt. Buffalo gum


Description: This species is considered rare and is only found native in the Mt. Buffalo National Park in Victoria. It has a high potential as an ornamental in high alpine areas. It is distinguished by its narrow, dark green leaves and sub-globular fruits. The bark is white to gray, smooth, often with ribbons of partially shed bark.

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 8
Type Medium tree to 49' (15 m), lignotuber
Flower Color White
Growth Rate Moderate
Placement Sun
Culture Low to moderate moisture
Native Victoria
Family Myrtaceae

Key Benefits

bulletMedium tree to 49'
bulletRare species found native only in Mt. Buffalo National Park
bulletModerate growth rate

Problem Solving Features

bulletAttractive accent species for Alpine areas
bulletGood in moist soils
bulletLow maintenance
bulletNo fertilizer needed

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*Seed needs 6 weeks cold treatment.
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