Eucalyptus longicornis ssp cylindroidea

Eucalyptus longicornis ssp corvina

 

Eucalyptus longicornis

(mallee form)

SUBGENUS
    SYMPHYOMYRTUS
       
Section Bisectae
           
Subsection Destitutae
              
Series Subulatae

Description: I'm honestly not sure which species we have seed for, other than it is noted as mallee form.  ssp corvina is a mallee or rarely a tree to 8 m (24') with lignotuber.  Adult leaves are glossy green, flowers are white and is only known from the Ravensthorpe area of West Australia.

ssp cylindroidea is a tree or large mallee to 8 m (24') from the Mt. Ney to Salmon Gums area, north, north-east of Esperance. 

Culture: Sun, well drained acid pH soil.

Uses: Ornamental for smaller landscapes

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 9
Type Mallee to 24', lignotuber
Flower Color White
Growth Rate Moderate
Culture Low moisture
Native West Australia
Family Myrtaceae

Key Benefits

bulletSmall species
bulletUnusual narrow spiral leaves

Problem Solving Features

bulletGood for small gardens
bulletLow moisture needs
bulletLow maintenance

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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