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Corymbia citriodora (syn. Eucalyptus citriodora)     Common / Product Name: Lemon Scented Gum

Genus Species: Corymbia citriodora (syn. Eucalyptus citriodora)    

Common / Product Name: Lemon Scented Gum

Habit:   LARGE TREES (LT)

Available Sizes
  Tube

Height x Width: 15m – 30m x canopy 7 – 12m

Pruning:   None Light

Frost Tolerance:   High

Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance:   High

Coastal Tolerance:   Medium

Drought Tolerance:   Medium

Origin:   Australian Plant

Evergreen:   Yes

Flowering:  starts: Winter / ends: Spring

Flower Colour:   White clusters

Irrigation:   No watering required once established if planted in suitable conditions. Will require water over long dry periods.

Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -4°C needs protection when young.

Upper Temperatures: Temperatures in the Low to Mid 40’s°C once established this tree is tolerates extended periods of dry.

Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer.

Environment:   Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.

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