Eucalyptus johnstonii Eucalyptus

Eucalyptus

Description: Johnstonii, also known as Tasmanian Alpine Yellow Gum, is a medium-sized to tall, fast growing tree, endemic to south-eastern Tasmania. One of the hardiest varieties, with reddish peeling bark and bright glossy apple green leaves.

Eucalyptus Growing Tips: Will grow in almost any well-drained soil except shallow chalk. Coppice for control and effect with the best time for pruning being the Spring. Plant in a sunny position or light shade with some shelter from cold, drying winds.

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 5m x 2.5m

 

 

Attributes

  • Drought tolerant
  • Evergreen: Evergreen
  • Leaf colour: Green
  • L Size: Large
  • Scented foliage
  • Replacement prune
  • Attractive bark
  • Prefers full sun
  • Wet tolerant

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