Eucalyptus globulus - young leaves

Eucalyptus globulus

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(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

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(flat fee for any number of plants by courier to most of the UK*)

Standard: £7.95
Priority: £15
Click & Collect: Free

*Surcharges apply for delivery to Highlands & Islands.
Standard shipping is shown as default
this can be changed during checkout.

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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. 
How Much Sun
Full Sun, Light Shade
Eventual Size
Tree - Small (4m - 8m), Tree - Medium (8m - 15m)
Growing Conditions
Soil: Dry/Sandy, Soil: Not Fussy, Site: Coastal Areas
Special Features
Evergreen, Foliage - Blue/Silver, Rare and Unusual

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