Eucalyptus polyanthemos

Red Box

This Australian native tree naturally occurs on the tablelands of New South Wales and is capable of tolerating difficult, dry stony soils. Juvenile foliage is oval in shape and grey-green in colour whilst the mature, adult leaves are more ovate. The short trunk can be smooth or box like (fissured). Flowering occurs from September to January during which small white flowers appear.

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This tree currently has the following pot sizes in production.
40cm/27L 1.4-1.6m Available now
50cm/52L 1.8-2.0m Available now
Common Name Red Box
Foliage Evergreen 271
Form Oval 118
Mature Size 10-15 x 5m
Family Myrtaceae 132
Genus Eucalyptus 57
Species Polyanthemos 2
Uses
A great street/ avenue planting tree. Can also be used in Parks and Gardens for shade and native habitat
Position & Soil
Is tolerant of most soils even the most difficult of sites but does need good drainage. Can tolerate very dry conditions.
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Delivery
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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