Eucalyptus rubida

Candlebark Gum

Attractive smooth-barked tree that may vary from 15 - 24m depending on habitat. Noted for its creamy white bark that develops reddish patches in late summer before shedding. It has narrow grey green leaves to 12cm long and bears white flowers in late spring to summer.

  • Family: Myrtaceae
  • Common Name: Candlebark Gum
  • Mature Size (h x w): 10 - 30 x 10 -15m
  • Form: Oval
  • Genus: Eucalyptus

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Very useful as a shade tree, windbreaks, bird attracting plant

Position & Soil

Prefers a well drained soil in full sun. Can tolerate moderate drought but does not like compacted soils.


Bird Attracting
These are tree selections with magnificent flowers and/or dense habitat for bird attraction.
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This symbol denotes a tree that retains its leaves, therefore is green, all year round.
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This selection of trees are indigenous to Australia and unique to our climatic conditions. Most of the trees we grow are suitable for the south eastern parts of Australia.
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Shade Tree
This selections provide commanding shade when fully mature. A great option for backyard summer shade.
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