Eucalyptus neglectaItem #3696 USDA Hardiness Zone: 7 - 10
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Large, round blue-green juvenile foliage has a rosy-purple cast in cool weather and is prized for flower arrangements; elongated mature foliage appears after 10 to 15 years. This surprisingly hardy, versatile tree makes a quick, easy specimen. Evergreen.
- OverviewLight Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Once established, needs only occasional watering.Average Landscape Size:Fast growing 30 to 40 ft. tall in 10 years; eventually 60 ft. tall and wide.Key Feature:WaterwiseBlooms:InconspicuousLandscape Uses:
- DetailPlant type:TreeDeciduous/evergreen:EvergreenGrowth rate:FastAverage landscape size:Fast growing 30 to 40 ft. tall in 10 years; eventually 60 ft. tall and wide.Foliage color:Blue-greenBlooms:InconspicuousGarden styleMediterranean
- CareCare InformationFollow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.Light Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Once established, needs only occasional watering.