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Eucalyptus ovata

Swamp Gum

This Australian native tree is a fast growing upright gum. It has a moderately dense canopy with very rough bark which sheds from the upper trunk and branches. Flowers are white and clustered together from March to June. The adult leaves are glossy and oval shaped with wavy margins. Attracts native birds and insects.

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Common Name Swamp Gum
Foliage Evergreen 283
Form Round 140
Mature Size 10 x 5m
Family Myrtaceae 134
Genus Eucalyptus 57
Species Ovata 1
Best grown in groups to create a bushland affect. Great for medium to large gardens to attract birds and insects. Also can be used in streetscapes.
Position & Soil
This native can tolerate poorly drained infertile soils and excessively dry periods during summer. Enjoys full sun to part shade and can tolerate frost.
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Based in Melbourne, Australia, our trucks deliver into Melbourne and its greater metropolitan area. 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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