Eucalyptus parvula

Small-leaved gum


Description: A very rare species found only in a limited area of New South Wales with mild summers and cold winters. It is generally restricted to the tablelands above 1000 m, E and SE of Cooma, S to Nunnock and Dragon Swamp.  This is a small tree with smooth, dull, gray, gray-green to sometimes pink bark. Rated hardy to +5 degrees F, recovered from -12 degrees F.  The leaves are rather small.

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 8
Type Small tree to 30', lignotuber
Flower Color White
Growth Rate Slow
Placement Sun
Culture Moderate moisture
Native New South Wales
Family Myrtaceae

Key Benefits

bulletSmall tree to 30'
bulletAttractive small leaves
bulletRated hardy to +5 degrees F
bulletGood foliage for arrangements

Problem Solving Features

bulletOne of the more cold hardy species
bulletSmall tree for smaller gardens
bulletLow maintenance
bulletLikes sun
bulletNo fertilizer needed

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*Seed germinates easily with normal methods.
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