Eucalyptus angulosa

Kwaral, Ridge-fruited mallee

SUBGENUS
    SYMPHYOMYRTUS
       
Section Dumaria
            Series Incrassatae

Description: This is a small mallee type species growing to 6-15' x 9-21'.  The bark is generally smooth with some decorticated strips of rough bark on lower stems.  The bark color ranges from pale gray, to gray-brown, white to pinkish to a copper color in the upper branches.  The flowers occur in groups of 3 to 7, color ranges from creamy white to pale yellow and sometimes rarely pale pink.  Eucalyptus angulosa is generally considered a coastal species with very coarse leaves, buds and fruit.

Culture: Loam or sandy loam type soil, pH 5.5 to 6.4, low moisture needs, 10" annual rainfall.

Uses: Ornamental, somewhat rare species.

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 8
Type Mallee to 15', lignotuber
Flower Color Creamy white
Growth Rate Slow
Placement Sun
Culture Low to moderate moisture
Native West Australia, South Australia
Family Myrtaceae

Key Benefits

bulletCoastal tolerant
bulletSmall mallee to 15'
bulletVarious, multi-colored bark colors

Problem Solving Features

bulletLow moisture requirements
bulletLow maintenance
bulletLand restoration

Pricing - See Price List Here

* Seed germinates best if sown on  the surface of the media.  Germination 2-3 weeks at 70-75 degrees F.  No pre-treatment needed.
 
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