Eucalyptus pluricaulis ssp porphyrea

Purple-leaved mallee

Section Bisectae
Series Levispermae

Description: 9-15' x 9-15', 400 mm (16") rainfall.  A low spreading mallee shrub with purple-blue leaves and yellow flowers.  West Australia.

Culture: Sun, sandy loam, gravels, pH 5.5 to 6.4, annual rainfall minimum of 16 inches per year.

Uses: Ornamental, hedges and windbreaks.

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 9
Type Small mallee 9', lignotuber
Flower Color Pale yellow to lemon yellow
Growth Rate Moderate
Native West Australia
Family Myrtaceae

Key Benefits

bulletSpecies for smaller gardens
bulletLow moisture needs
bulletAttractive purple-blue leaves

Problem Solving Features

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

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*Seed germinates easily with normal methods. 
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