Eucalyptus salmonophloia
Salmon Gum

Uses: Specimen tree with a wide-spreading root system tree suitable as a shade and shelter tree in parks and reserves. Striking bark, which changes colour seasonally. Slow growing.
Attracts nectar eating birds and insects for food and habitat.

  • Canopy Shape canopy-open Open
  • Height 10-25m
  • Spread 8-15m
  • Position
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  • Family Myrtaceae
  • Botanical Name Eucalyptus salmonophloia
  • Common Name Salmon Gum
  • Origin WA
  • Habit Upright to spreading, Rounded canopy, Dense
  • Landscape Coastal footslopes, 2nd line coast, Plains
  • Soil Texture Clay, Loam, Sand
  • pH Acidic, Alkaline, Neutral
  • Tolerates Drought, Moderate frost
  • Supplementary Watering Minimal
  • Flower Colour Cream, White
  • Flowering Time Summer, Winter
  • Foliage Mid-green
  • Flower Type Eucalypt-type
  • Purpose Ornamental, Habitat, Timber
  • Evergreen/Deciduous Evergreen
  • Trunk Smooth
  • Form Tall Tree (Usually exceeds 10m)