Small-Leaved Gum

Eucalyptus parvula

SKU
03694
Juvenile leaves give way to longer, pointed mature foliage and attractive smooth bark. Lovely foliage for cut arrangements at any age, the deep blue-green leaves form an appealing specimen. Tolerates poorly drained, infertile soils and drought. Evergreen.
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Once established, needs only occasional watering.

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Average Size at MaturityFast-growing small tree with spreading, semi-weeping branches 30 to 50 ft. tall and as wide.
Bloom TimeWinter through early spring
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower ColorYellow
Foliage ColorBlue-green
Garden StyleMediterranean
Growth HabitSpreading
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseSpecimen, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsTree & Shrub Food
Special FeatureEasy Care, Tolerates Alkaline Soil, Tolerates Poor Soils, Tolerates Wet Soils, Waterwise
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, needs only occasional watering.

Follow 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.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 7-11

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