Eucalyptus tenuiramis

Silver peppermint


Description: Smooth white to gray, sometimes yellow bark. Juvenile leaves are glaucous. Adult leaves gray-green to glaucous and contrast strongly with the juvenile leaves, branches pendulous. Cultivated in New Zealand as windbreaks in cold exposed areas. Buds, seed capsules and twigs are usually coated with a thick, glaucous wax.  

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 9
Type Medium tree to 78' (24 m), lignotuber
Flower Color White
Growth Rate Moderate
Placement Sun
Culture Moderate moisture
Native Tasmania
Family Myrtaceae

Key Benefits

bulletMedium tree to 78'
bulletSmooth bark
bulletExcellent for use as a windbreak

Problem Solving Features

bulletLow maintenance
bulletLikes sun
bulletNo fertilizer needed
bulletGood for windbreaks
bulletLow moisture requirements

Pricing - See Price List Here

*Seed germinates easily with normal methods.


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