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Eucalyptus x rhodantha /Rose Mallee

Eucalyptus x rhodantha  / Eucalyptus x rhodantha
Striking silver colored foliage
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Striking silver colored foliage

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Scientific Name: Eucalyptus x rhodantha
Common Name: Rose Mallee
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 9, 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 20-30 feet
Spread: 15 - 20 feet
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Dry
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Low
Maintenance Level: Low
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Comments: This Eucalyptus is noted for its striking silvery-blue foliage. Sometimes referred to as the "Silver Dollar" tree, a common name for many of the Eucalyptus trees which have foliage similar to this special selection. Provide full sunlight and a fast-drained soil. Cannot tolerate hard freezes.