Eucalyptus ficifolia Common / Product Name: Summertime
Genus Species: Eucalyptus ficifolia
Common / Product Name: Summertime
Habit: SMALL TREES (ST)
Height x Width: 5 – 8m x 3.00 – 5.00m
Frost Tolerance: High
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Well Drained
Coastal Tolerance: High
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Summer / ends: Summer
Flower Colour: Cream, Salmon, Pink, Orange, Red
Irrigation: No watering required once established.
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: Tolerates periods of dry spells with temperatures extending from High 30’s°C to Mid 40’s°C.
Fertilising: Use a slow release fertilizer annually.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.