Eucalyptus forrestiana – Fuchsia Gum

$6.00

A small tree or mallee with thick, green, glossy leaves, smooth grey-brown bark, bright red-orange pendulous buds on long red stems and tufts of yellow flowers. The large, four-sided buds are like bright lanterns and are the feature of this striking ornamental tree. The clean, open structure of the tree is also attractive. It is very hardy, easy to establish and can be pruned if required to a single straight trunk. It grows from 2 – 4m high and flowers in summer and autumn and is suitable for the home garden and driveways. It can grow in heavier soils including sandy clay, clay loam and clay as well as loams and gravelly soils and is moderately salt tolerant. Origin – Southern Mallee

Description

A small tree or mallee with thick, green, glossy leaves, smooth grey-brown bark, bright red-orange pendulous buds on long red stems and tufts of yellow flowers.

Additional information

Flower colour

yellow

Size

90mm Tube