Eucalyptus uncinata

Hook-leaved mallee

SUBGENUS
    SYMPHYOMYRTUS
       
Section Bisectae
            Series Porantherae

Description: This small mallee has smooth bark that is gray to light brown in color. Juvenile leaves are jointed at the stem, adult leaves are lanceolate. Foliage is suitable for floral work.  It occurs in West Australia.

Culture: Sun, loam or sandy loam soil, acid pH, rainfall 15" per year.

Uses: Ornamental plantings, firewood, honey production, suitable for coastal area plantings, soil stabilization.

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 9
Type Mallee to 4 m or usually a tree to 7 m, lignotuber
Flower Color White
Growth Rate Moderate
Native West Australia
Family Myrtaceae

Key Benefits

bulletSmall mallee to 16', most often a tree to 21'
bulletSmooth bark
bulletWhite flowers

Problem Solving Features

bulletSpecies for full sun
bulletLow maintenance
bulletLow water requirements
bulletExcellent for smaller gardens
bulletGood in planters or containers
bulletNo fertilizer needed

Pricing - See Price List Here

*Seed germinates easily with normal methods.  805 ? seeds per gram.

 

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