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Small Trees

Small Trees


Across the Eucalyptus genus there is huge variety in sizes. Many larger species can be pruned to be kept to a manageable size, but without yearly maintenance they would soon grow large.

Below is a selection of trees that are under 10m (33ft) and more suitable for smaller gardens and spaces. The smallest are: E. gregsoniana, E. kybeanesis & E. vernicosa (more of a shrub)

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Eucalyptus approximans - Barren Mountain Mallee

Eucalyptus approximans - Barren Mountain Mallee - view 1
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Eucalyptus approximans - Barren Mountain Mallee

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Eucalyptus approximans - Planting Stock (13.00)
Eucalyptus approximans -3 Ltr Air-Pot (35.00)
Eucalyptus approximans - 90-120cm in 9 Ltr Air-Pot (53.00)
Eucalyptus approximans - 120-150cm in 9 Ltr Air-Pot (47.00)
Eucalyptus approximans - 150-180cm in 9 Ltr Air-Pot (55.00)
Eucalyptus approximans - 60-90cm in 7.5 Ltr Air-Pot (45.00)


An attractive small and slender tree. Young shoots have a red tinge turning dark green as they mature, produces white flowers.

Mature Height: 6m
Rate of Growth: 0.5-1m per year
Hardiness: ** -10 to -15°C
Soil: Neutral
Position: Wind Tolerant
Growth Habit: Mallee (multi-stemmed)
Leaves: Thin narrow leaves, slightly sickle shaped, green and glossy.
Bark: Smooth white, grey, brown or pinkish bark, shedding in ribbons in the upper branches
Special Interest: Hedge, Can be Container Grown, Can be Coppiced

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Eucalyptus gregsoniana - Wolgan Snow Gum

Eucalyptus gregsoniana - Wolgan Snow Gum - view 1
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Eucalyptus gregsoniana - Wolgan Snow Gum

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Eucalyptus gregsoniana - Planting Stock (13.00)
Eucalyptus gregsoniana - 3 Ltr Air-Pot (35.00)
Eucalyptus gregsoniana - 90-120cm in 9 Ltr Air-Pot (39.00)
Eucalyptus gregsoniana - 120-150cm in 9 Ltr Air-Pot (48.00)
Eucalyptus gregsoniana - 150-180cm in 9 Ltr Air-Pot (56.00)
Eucalyptus gregsoniana - 180-210 cm in 9 Ltr Air-Pot (64.00)
Eucalyptus gregsoniana - 60-90 cm in 7.5 Ltr Air-Pot (45.00)


Small multi-stemmed tree ideal for smaller gardens. Produces white or cream flowers in clusters. Similar to the E. Pauciflora's (Snow Gums) and sometimes classified as E. Pauciflora ssp. Nana.

Mature Height: 4m
Rate of Growth: 0.5-1m per year
Hardiness: *** -15°C +
Soil: Dry Tolerant
Position: Good for small spaces, Wind Tolerant
Growth Habit: Usually multi-stemmed, Compact growth.
Leaves: Leaves are long, thin and glossy green
Bark: Smooth light grey to white bark with yellow and pink patches.
Special Interest: Can be Container Grown, multi-stemmed, small tree

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Eucalyptus kybeanensis - Kybean Mallee Ash

Eucalyptus kybeanensis - Kybean Mallee Ash - view 1
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Eucalyptus kybeanensis - Kybean Mallee Ash

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Eucalyptus kybeanensis - Planting Stock (13.00)
Eucalyptus kybeanensis - 3 Ltr Air-Pot (35.00)
Eucalyptus kybeanensis - 90-120cm in 7.5 Ltr Air-Pot (55.00)
Eucalyptus kybeanensis - 120-150cm in 9 Ltr Air-Pot (48.00)
Eucalyptus kybeanensis - 150-180cm in 9 Ltr Air-Pot (56.00)
Eucalyptus kybeanensis - 60-90cm in 7.5 Ltr Air-Pot (45.00)


Often planted as an ornamental tree because of its small size and multi stemmed habit and produces clusters of white flowers.

Mature Height: 4m
Rate of Growth: 0.5-1m per year
Hardiness: ** -10 to -15°C
Soil: Neutral
Position: Good for small spaces, Wind Tolerant
Growth Habit: Small multi-stemmed. Good for smaller spaces. Upright leaves.
Leaves: Leaves long, thin and glossy green
Bark: Smooth grey green bark
Special Interest: Ornamental Specimen, Hedge

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Eucalyptus ligustrina - Privet Leaved Stringbark

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Eucalyptus ligustrina - Privet Leaved Stringbark

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Eucalyptus ligustrina - Planting Stock (13.00)
Eucalyptus ligustrina - 3 Ltr Air-Pot (29.00)
Eucalyptus ligustrina 90-120cm in 7.5 Ltr Air-Pot (47.00)
Eucalyptus ligustrina - 120-150cm in 9 Ltr Air-Pot (47.00)
Eucalyptus ligustrina - 150-180cm in 9 Ltr Air-Pot (55.00)
Eucalyptus ligustrina - 180-210cm in 9 Ltr Air-Pot (63.00)
Eucalyptus ligustrina - 210-260cm in 9 Ltr Air-Pot (69.00)

Bushy tree which gets it's name from the similarity of it's leaves to the genus Ligustrum (privet). The bark is rough and stringy grey or grey-brown and the leaves glossy green and privet shaped!

Height (Unpruned): 7m
Rate of Growth: 0.5-1m per year
Hardiness: ** -10 to -15°C
Soil: Normal
Position: Full Sun
Growth Habit: Bushy growth with dense crown
Leaves: Glossy green, long
Bark: Rough brown-grey bark shedding in stringy ribbons
Special Interest: Hedge, Can be Container Grown, Small/medium tree
Eucalyptus neglecta - Omeo Gum

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Eucalyptus neglecta - Omeo Gum

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Eucalyptus neglecta - Planting Stock (13.00)
Eucalyptus neglecta - 3 Ltr Air-Pot (30.00)
Eucalyptus neglecta - 60-90 cm in 7.5 Ltr Air-Pot (41.00)
Eucalyptus neglecta - 120-150cm in 7.5 Ltr Air-Pot (59.00)
Eucalyptus neglecta - 150-180cm in 9 Ltr Air-Pot (56.00)
Eucalyptus neglecta - 90-120cm in 7.5 Ltr Air-Pot (50.00)


This tree is popular for its large glossy, dark green leaves and for it's shade tolerance.


Mature Height: 7m
Rate of Growth: 1-1.5m per year
Hardiness: *** -15°C +
Soil: Wet Tolerant
Position: Shade Tolerant
Growth Habit: Spreading, open and wide.
Leaves: Strikingly large rounded glossy green-grey leaves
Bark: The bark varies from a rough grey-brown trunk through smooth grey-green-yellow to glaucous branchlets.
Special Interest: Ornamental Specimen, screening

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Eucalyptus pauciflora ssp niphophila

Eucalyptus pauciflora ssp niphophila - view 1
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Eucalyptus pauciflora ssp niphophila

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Eucalyptus pauciflora ssp niphophila - Planting Stock (13.00)
E. pauciflora ssp niphophila 60-90cm multi-stem in 7.5 Ltr Air-Pot (55.00)
E. pauciflora ssp niphophila 90-120cm multi stem 9L (45.00)
E. pauciflora ssp niphophila 120-150cm multi-stem 9 litre Air Pot (48.00)
E. pauciflora ssp niphophila 150-180cm in 9 Ltr Air-Pot (56.00)
E. pauciflora ssp niphophila 180-210cm in 9 Ltr Air-Pot (70.00)


Up there with our best selling species, highly ornamental with long leaves and mottled, peeling bark.

Veru cold hardy, they tend to take a couple of years or so to establish i.e. growing slowly, before they grow faster. They also need good drainage as these are normally accustomed to rocky alpine conditions.


E. niphophlia differs from other subspecies of pauciflora in that it has more narrower leaves and an smaller ultimate height.

Mature Height: 7m
Rate of Growth: Slow 0.5-1m per year
Hardiness: *** -15°C +
Soil: Dry Tolerant, Lime Tolerant
Position: Wind Tolerant, Salt Tolerant
Growth Habit: Single or multi-stemmed. Spreading growth habit with open crown.
Leaves: Large oval bluish to glaucous juvenile leaves and glossy olive green adult leaves.
Bark: The bark is smooth and shiny white, cream, green and grey which sheds in ribbons from the stems and branches.
Special Interest: Ornamental Specimen, Can be grown in a pot, Very Hardy

If you are looking to grow a multi-stemmed tree, please let us know BEFORE ordering so we can make sure we have suitable specimen for you.

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Eucalyptus stricta - Blue Mountains Mallee Ash

Eucalyptus stricta - Blue Mountains Mallee Ash - view 1
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Eucalyptus stricta - Blue Mountains Mallee Ash

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Eucalyptus stricta - Planting Stock (13.00)
Eucalyptus stricta - 3 Litre Air-Pot (29.00)
Eucalyptus stricta - 90-120cm in 9 Ltr Air-Pot (39.00)
Eucalyptus stricta - 120-150cm in 9 Ltr Air-Pot (47.00)
Eucalyptus stricta - 150-180cm in 9 Ltr Air-Pot (55.00)
Eucalyptus stricta - 180-210cm in 9 Ltr Air-Pot (63.00)


A small, bushy tree with which is very undemanding requiring little maintenance, nutrients or watering. This makes it a good candidate for growing in pots in a sunny location. Generally growing as a bushy more shrub like tree, ideal for low level screening.

Produces a great show of white flowers.

Mature Height: 7m
Rate of Growth: 1-1.5m per year
Hardiness: * -5 to -10°C
Soil: Neutral
Position: Good for small spaces, Wind Tolerant
Growth Habit: Single or multi-stemmed. Compact shape.
Leaves: Narrow glossy green leaves.
Bark: Smooth mottled bark often with scribbles, new shoots are red.
Special Interest: Can be Container Grown

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