Eucalyptus pyriformis
Pear-Fruited Mallee

Uses: Large clusters of flowers and pear shaped fruit.
Likes sandy soils with good drainage.
Good for informal barrier.

  • Canopy Shape canopy-open Open
  • Height 2-5m
  • Spread 4-6m
  • Position
    • position-fullsun Full Sun
  • Family Myrtaceae
  • Botanical Name Eucalyptus pyriformis
  • Common Name Pear-Fruited Mallee
  • Origin WA
  • Habit Erect
  • Landscape Coastal footslopes, 2nd line coast, Plains
  • Soil Texture Clay, Loam, Sand
  • pH Acidic, Alkaline, Neutral
  • Tolerates Drought, Light frost
  • Supplementary Watering Minimal
  • Flower Colour Cream, Red
  • Flowering Time Winter, Spring
  • Foliage Green
  • Flower Type Eucalypt-type
  • Purpose Ornamental, Habitat, Wind protection
  • Evergreen/Deciduous Evergreen
  • Trunk Furrowed
  • Form Small Tree (Up to 7m)