Eucalyptus sclerophylla 

Scribbly gum, Hard-leaved scribbly gum

 

Description: This species is from the Blue Mountains area of New South Wales.  It forms a large crown. Shedding bark from the trunk and branches, yellow, white or gray in color and often with "scribbles" from insects (in Australia). There are two other Scribble gums found in the region, E. haemastoma and E. racemosa

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 8
Type Medium tree 20-50' (5-15 m)
Flower Color White
Growth Rate Moderate to fast
Placement Sun
Culture Low to moderate moisture
Native New South Wales
Family Myrtaceae

Key Benefits

bulletMedium tree to 50'
bulletShedding bark
bulletWhite flowers

Problem Solving Features

bulletDoes well in poor soils
bulletLow nutrient needs
bulletLow maintenance
bulletFast growing
bulletNo fertilizer needed
bulletLow to moderate moisture needs

Pricing - See Price List Here

*Seed germinates easily with normal methods.

 

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