Eucalyptus nitens

Shining Gum

Family: Myrtaceae Myrtle

Type Tree
USDA Hardiness range 8B - 11
Exposure Partial shade to full sun
Bloom color White
Bloom time Winter
Water needs Dry to moist
Landscape uses Specimen
Height 75' to 120' / 22.80m to 36.60m
Spread 35' to 40' / 10.60m to 12.20m
Growth rate Fast
Persistence Evergreen, broadleaf
Leaf color Blue, green
Fruit color Brown, yellow
Soil pH requirements Acidic, neutral, slightly alkaline
Soil type Sandy, clay, loamy
Form Oval, upright or erect
Attributes and features Fragrant foliage