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Eucalyptus Niphophila Snow Gum Tree

Eucalyptus Niphophila Snow Gum Tree

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Eucalyptus Niphophila, commonly known as the Snow Gum Tree, is a distinctive species native to the alpine regions of southeastern Australia. Renowned for its elegant and picturesque appearance, this evergreen tree stands out for its adaptability to harsh environmental conditions, particularly in high-altitude mountainous areas.

The Snow Gum Tree typically exhibits a multi-stemmed growth habit, forming a relatively small to medium-sized tree. Its bark is a prominent feature, displaying a striking combination of smooth, peeling patches in shades of white, grey, and sometimes even pastel hues. This unique bark adds to the aesthetic charm of the tree and contributes to its suitability for ornamental landscaping.

The foliage of Eucalyptus Niphophila consists of lance-shaped leaves that are often blue-green or grey-green, creating a visually appealing contrast with the distinctive bark. The leaves emit a pleasant aroma, especially when crushed, enhancing the sensory experience of encountering this species.

Known for its resilience in cold climates, the Snow Gum Tree is well-suited to regions with subalpine and alpine conditions. Its adaptability to various soil types further enhances its versatility in different environments.


At a glance:

  • Tolerant of coastal exposure 

 

You will receive 1 x 9cm potted plant (approximately 30cm height)

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Plant Type
Climate
Plant habitat Wind and drought tolerant
Sunlight
Watering
Flowering period
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Season of interest
Foliage
Hardiness Rating (RHS)
Soil type Well-drained soil
Soil PH
Size Height: 7.5m
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