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Corymbia citriodora 'Herberton'

Lemon Scented Gum

This is a different version of the traditional Lemon Scented Gum which exhibits denser blue/green foliage and fuller form. All the traditional attributes of Corymbia citriodora remain intact including distinctive, often powdery white to grey coloured bark which curls long, and slender shaped leaves with an amazing, strong lemon fragrance when crushed. Bird and insect attracting. For more information on this variety, please contact us on 03 9554 2000.

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This tree currently has the following pot sizes in production.
40cm/27L 1.8-2.4m Available now
50cm/52L 2.0-2.5m Available now
Common Name Lemon Scented Gum
Foliage Evergreen 300
Form Oval 132
Mature Size 20 x 8m
Family Myrtaceae 142
Genus Corymbia 26
Species Citriodora 8
A great feature tree that needs significant space. Great for parks, gardens and wide streetscapes.
Position & Soil
Prefers full sun in well drained soil. Can tolerate most soils and grows well with or without moisture.
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Based in Melbourne, Australia, our trucks deliver into Melbourne and its greater metropolitan area, Monday to Friday only. We utilise green life freight companies to deliver beyond that point into country Victoria, New South Wales, South Australia and Queensland. We have certification ICA42 for the treatment of Myrtaceae stock delivered into South Australia. Due to quarantine restrictions we are unable to deliver into Western Australia and Tasmania. International delivery is not offered.

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