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Tree Eucalyptus mannifera Brittle Gum

 

 

 

 
Description Native to the eastern parts of Australia, this tree has an open spreading habit with contorted limbs. The trunk has unusual greyish bark that turns red before it sheds. Foliage is narrow, curved in shape and blue-green in colour. It produces small clusters of creamish white flowers from Summer to Autumn.    
Foliage
Evergreen
   
Form
Oval
   
Mature Size 15 x 8-10m    
Uses A suitable Australian native for parks and gardens with some open space. Can be used for wide streetscapes. Great for habitat for native birds and insects.    
Position & Soil Although tolerant of most soils it prefers a free-draining soil in full sun.    
Features    
Pot sizes
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Substitutes Corymbia citriodora
Corymbia maculata
Eucalyptus mannifera maculosa
Eucalyptus radiata
Eucalyptus scoparia
Eucalyptus viminalis
   
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