Eucalyptus gunnii (is a tall fully hardy perennial evergreen tree with white flowers in mid Summer. It grows well in direct sun, and prefers medium levels of water. )
Food and Nutrition
The sap can be collected from this tree. When it ferments it produces a pleasant cider like drink.
Eucalyptus gunnii grows in soils ranging from a pH of 5 (extremely acidic ranges from 0 to 5.1) to 7 (neutral ranges from 6.6 to 7.5). It is adapted to chalk, clay, clay loam, loam, loamy sand, peat, sandy clay, sandy clay loam and sandy loam soils.
This is a conical tree has a very fast rate of growth and has a single stem growth form, and has an ultimate height of 35m / 114.8ft and spread of 18m / 59.1ft. It can take 21-25 years to reach its ultimate height.
It has green leaves. They arein shape.
The plant prefers a sheltered situation.
A moderate pleasant scent is emitted from the leaf.
Architectural, attractive foliage, low maintenance and specimen/accent plant.
Eucalyptus gunnii has purple and green bark with a stringy texture.
Propagation techniques include seed.
Australia, Tasmania.-14°C / 6.8F to 21-25 years 35m / 114.8ft 18m / 59.1ft
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|Specific epithet ?||gunnii|
|Cider gum (Ireland)|
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