Eucalyptus olsenii

Woila gum


Description: A smaller tree to 36' (12 m) tall with lignotuber status unknown. The bark is rough on lower trunk, fibrous or flaky, grey or grey-brown; smooth bark white, cream or grey, often with ribbons of decorticated bark in the upper branches. The flowers are white and in buds of 7. This small tree is found scattered in high, rocky country on the eastern side of the Southern Tablelands of New South Wales.  It is a popular species for smaller gardens.

Culture: Sun, well drained acid pH soil.

Uses: Ornamental for smaller landscapes

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 8
Type Tree to 36'
Flower Color White
Growth Rate Moderate
Culture Low moisture
Native New South Wales
Family Myrtaceae

Key Benefits

bulletWhite flowers
bulletGood for smaller gardens

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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