• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Fast growing; reaches 35 to 40 ft. tall and wide.
    Key Feature:
    Heat and Drought Tolerant
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:you-ka-LIP-tus sin-e-RE-a
    Plant type:Tree
    Sunset climate zones:5, 6, 8 - 24
    Growth habit:Round
    Growth rate:Fast
    Average landscape size:Fast growing; reaches 35 to 40 ft. tall and wide.
    Foliage color:Blue-green
    Flower color:White
    Garden styleRustic
    Design IdeasPlant this blue-gray Eucalyptus as a windbreak, in slots between buildings or as a shade tree in hot climates. Take advantage of its unique coloring by combining with plants that offer interesting contrast. Looks best when used in windrows or groves on large-scale home sites.
    Companion PlantsCalifornia Lilac (Ceanothus); Bottlebrush (Callistemon); Cordyline (Cordyline); Heavenly Bamboo (Nandina); Aloe (Aloe)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Provide well-drained, slightly alkaline soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Drought tolerant once established in the landscape; water deeply, less frequently. Feed before new growth begins in spring.Pruning time: winter.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.


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