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Eucalyptus victrix

Coolibah, Western Coolibah, Little Ghost Gum

This is a small ornamental native tree made famous by the lyrics of 'Waltzing Matilda'. It has a smooth white trunk and glaucous, bluish-green leaves. In summer, flowers are cream in colour and relatively small. This tree is usually grown for its attractive white trunk and irregular form, so would make a lovely feature tree in the right setting. Bird and insect attracting.

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Common Name Coolibah, Western Coolibah, Little Ghost Gum
Foliage Evergreen 300
Form Round 173
Mature Size 12m x 8m
Family Myrtaceae 144
Genus Eucalyptus 61
Species victrix 1
As a feature tree particularly in a native inspired garden. Great for small residential and commercial projects due to its compact height. Where there's space, plant in multiples for a bushland effect.
Position & Soil
This tree is suited to most soil types but prefers a free-draining soil in a full sun position. Water well at the time of planting and over its first summer. Once established it should only require supplementary watering during extended dry periods.
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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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