Eucalyptus calycogona
Square-fruited Mallee

Uses: Tall thin multi trunked mallee spreading to domed canopy.
Pink flowering forms are particularly striking.
Does grow in coastal areas.
Bird attracting.

:EP: Eyre Peninsula
:MU: Murray
:SL: Southern Lofty
:SE: South Eastern
For detail on these regions refer to the user guide.

  • Canopy Shape canopy-open Open
  • Height 2-6m
  • Spread 2-6m
  • Position
    • position-fullsun Full Sun
  • Family Myrtaceae
  • Botanical Name Eucalyptus calycogona
  • Common Name Square-fruited Mallee
  • Origin SA, Vic, NSW, WA,
  • Habit Moderately dense, Spreading
  • Landscape 2nd line coast, Coastal footslopes, Plains, Coast
  • Soil Texture Loam, Sand, Clay
  • pH Acidic, Alkaline, Neutral
  • Tolerates Drought, Lime, Moderate frost, Coast
  • Supplementary Watering Minimal
  • Flower Colour White, Pink, Yellow
  • Flowering Time Spring, Winter, Summer
  • Foliage Pale-green
  • Flower Type Eucalypt-type
  • Purpose Ornamental, Habitat
  • Evergreen/Deciduous Evergreen
  • Trunk Smooth
  • Form Small Tree (Up to 7m)
  • Indigenous to the Adelaide Region