Eucalyptus pachyphylla
Red-budded Mallee

Uses: Medium sized mallee can be uses as an informal screen or windbreak.
Natural environment is sandy soils from central Western Australia.
Best suited to dryer environments.
Tree attracts native birds.

  • Canopy Shape canopy-open Open
  • Height 1-5m
  • Spread 2-5m
  • Position
    • position-fullsun Full Sun
  • Family Myrtaceae
  • Botanical Name Eucalyptus pachyphylla
  • Common Name Red-budded Mallee
  • Origin Qld, WA, NT
  • Habit Moderately dense, Bushy, Multi-trunked
  • Landscape 2nd line coast, Coastal footslopes, Plains, Footslopes
  • Soil Texture Loam, Sand
  • pH Acidic, Alkaline, Neutral
  • Tolerates Drought, Moderate frost
  • Supplementary Watering Minimal
  • Flower Colour Cream, Yellow
  • Flowering Time Spring, Autumn, Winter
  • Foliage Grey-green
  • Flower Type Eucalypt-type
  • Purpose Ornamental, Wind protection, Habitat, Screen
  • Evergreen/Deciduous Evergreen
  • Trunk Rough
  • Form Small Tree (Up to 7m)