Eucalyptus caesia Common / Product Name: Silver Princess
Genus Species: Eucalyptus caesia
Common / Product Name: Silver Princess
Habit: MEDIUM TREES (MT)
Height x Width: 7 – 15m x 5.00 – 5.00m
Pruning: Prune annually Medium
Frost Tolerance: High
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Medium / Well Drained
Coastal Tolerance: Medium
Drought Tolerance: High
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Late Winter / ends: Spring
Flower Colour: Magenta
Irrigation: No watering required once established if planted in suitable conditions. Will require water over long dry periods.
Lower Temperatures: Occasional temperatures as low as -8°C once established, canopy is usually above the frost level having little effect on an established tree .
Upper Temperatures: Temperatures in the Mid 30’s° to Low 40’s°C. Requires dry summers not suitable to humidity.
Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.