Eucalyptus nova anglica
New England Peppermint, Black Peppermint
Description: In the wild, this species often grows with other snow gums and is frost hardy. The foliage is bright, shiny green and narrow. Clusters of small white flowers are produced in summer. The bark is rough, reddish brown to gray and furrowed. Reported to be very hardy with good recovery from cold damage at -12 F. Native to the area of Nowendoc New South Wales in cold, swampy flats.
|Temperature Rating||USDA Zone 8|
|Type||Tree 45' (15 m), lignotuber|
|Native||New South Wales|
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