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Corymbia citriodora (syn. Eucalyptus citriodora)

Genus Species: Corymbia citriodora (syn. Eucalyptus citriodora)

Common / Product Name: Lemon Scented Gum


Available Sizes

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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