Eucalyptus globulus - young leaves
  • Eucalyptus globulus - young leaves

Eucalyptus globulus

£22.50

(Tasmanian Blue Gum) Eucalyptus globulus grows to be a handsome small to medium sized, evergreen tree in mild parts of the UK (much smaller in cold areas) with silver young leaves darkening to blueish-green as they age

The plants currently available for sale are to tall to be sent with our mail order service and are available for collection from our nursery only!

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Eucalyptus globulus grows to be a handsome small to medium sized, evergreen tree in mild parts of the UK (much smaller in cold areas) with silver young leaves darkening to blueish-green as they age. Established trees develop greenish-cream peeling bark. Can be pruned hard to grow with a more shrubby habit.

Best in a warm, sheltered position out of the wind.


  • Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
  • Soil: Well drained, fertile soil.
  • Hardiness: Somewhat hardy. Can be damaged in severe winters.
  • Rate of Growth: Moderate to vigorous.
  • Habit: Small to medium sized branching tree once established.
    • Height: 10 - 12 m (32 - 40 ft).
    • Spread: 6 m (26 ft).
  • Notes: Please be aware that Eucalyptus globulus can be damaged or killed in the winter cold, if caught by severe frost or if planted in a poor position. As such, it is not covered by our guarantee. 
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Data sheet

How Much Sun
Full Sun, Partial or Dappled Shade
Mature Size
Tree - Small (under 20 ft tall), Tree - Medium (20 - 50 ft tall)
Growing Conditions
Soil Type: Dry / Sandy, Soil Type: Most Soils (not to fussy), Special: Coastal Areas
Special Features
Evergreen, Leaf Colour - Blue/Silver, Rare and Unusual

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