Eucalyptus pulchella

White peppermint, Narrow-leaved peppermint


Description: Smooth bark throughout, yellow to white to gray. Juvenile leaves are linear and green in color, adult leaves thin and narrow green, although others report leaves being white. Found primarily in central and SE Tasmania. Extensively cultivated and used as a street tree. Peppermint scented leaves when crushed.  Used as an ornamental, timber or pulp production.

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 8
Type Medium tree to 68' (21 m), lignotuber
Flower Color White
Growth Rate Moderate
Placement Sun
Culture Moderate moisture
Native Tasmania
Family Myrtaceae

Key Benefits

bulletMedium tree to 68'
bulletExcellent for street tree
bulletPeppermint scented leaves

Problem Solving Features

bulletVery attractive accent or street tree
bulletBest in poor soils with low fertility
bulletLow maintenance
bulletNo fertilizer needed

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*Seed germinates easily with normal methods.
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