Eucalyptus platycorys

Boorabin mallee

Section Dumaria
            Series Furfuraceae

Description: 9-18' x 12-18'. Kalgoorlie West Australia, rough bark, glossy green adult leaves.  Suitable for moderate  saline sites (ECe 400-800 mS/m.

Culture: Sun, sand, clay loam soil, pH 5.5 to 6.4, annual rainfall minimum of 10 inches per year.

Uses: Ornamental, hedges and windbreaks, honey production, salt affected areas.

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 9
Type Small mallee 9 to 18', lignotuber
Flower Color White, buds 3-7
Growth Rate Moderate
Native West Australia
Family Myrtaceae

Key Benefits

bulletSpecies for smaller gardens
bulletLow moisture needs

Problem Solving Features

bulletGood for smaller planting areas
bulletLow water needs
bulletLow maintenance
bulletGood for hedges and windbreaks
bulletGood for salt affected areas

Pricing - See Price List Here

*Seed germinates easily with normal methods.  83 viable seeds per gram.  84% germination rate.
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