Eucalyptus leucoxylon 'Rosea' - Red Flowered Yellow Gum
OUT OF STOCK
New for 2017!
Beautiful, rare ornamental speciman and the only Eucalyptus with red flowers hardy enough for the UK. A versitile tree when it comes to soil conditions, fragrant leaves and smooth mottled bark.
NOTE: Hardiness rating -5C - 10C but as yet untested by us. Grow in a sheltered position or as a potted tree which can be moved under cover to overwinter.
Height (Unpruned): 5-10m Rate of Growth: Medium 1-1.5m per year Hardiness: * -5 to -10°C Soil: Wet tolerant, Salt tolerant, Dry tolerant Position: Full Sun, Sheltered postion Growth Habit: Clear trunk with bushy, dense canopy Leaves: Thin and glossy dark green/grey Bark: Smooth, yellow/grey with mottled creamy white patches Special Interest: Ornamental Specimen, large red flowers, can be container grown, aromatic leaves.