Eucalyptus pachyphylla

Red Bud mallee

Section Bisectae
Series Curviptera

Description: A beautiful small mallee with large colorful buds and pale yellow flowers.  It is found in the Gibson Desert in Western Australia, scattered parts of the Northern Territory to Western Queensland and South Australia.  It is closely related to E. kingsmillii

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 8
Type Small mallee
Flower Color Yellow
Growth Rate Moderate ?
Placement Sun
Culture Moderate moisture
Native West Australia, Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia
Family Myrtaceae

Key Benefits

bulletMallee habit
bulletAttractive flowers and pods
bulletDull, blue-gray leaves

Problem Solving Features

bulletExcellent species for dry climates
bulletDoes well in sand
bulletLow maintenance
bulletLow moisture needs
bulletLikes sun
bulletNo fertilizer needed

Pricing - See Price List Here

*Seed germinates easily with normal methods.
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