Eucalyptus sideroxylon rosea

Red Flowering Ironbark

This Australian native tree is indigenous to eastern Australia. It has distinctive, very dark brown to black coloured bark which is deeply furrowed and does not shed. The dramatic bark provides great contrast to the foliage which is blueish-grey-green in colour. From winter to early spring, pink to red flowers are borne in clusters of seven. This tree creates a great habitat for native fauna and is a valuable source for honey production.

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This tree currently has the following pot sizes in production.
40cm/27L 1.5-1.8m In production
50cm/52L 1.8-2.4m Available now
Common Name Red Flowering Ironbark
Foliage Evergreen 269
Form Oval 118
Mature Size 15 x 6-10m
Family Myrtaceae 132
Genus Eucalyptus 57
Species Sideroxylon rosea 2
Uses
A great tree that can be used in streetscapes and avenue planting. Creates great habitat for native fauna.
Position & Soil
Prefers full sun and will tolerate most soils. Can grow in very infertile soil. A hardy tree that can grow in areas of very little rainfall but can also tolerate high rainfall.
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