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Eucalyptus globulus Labill.
Tasmanian bluegum
EUGL

Morphology/Physiology
Active Growth Period Fall, Winter and Spring
After Harvest Regrowth Rate
Bloat None
C:N Ratio High
Coppice Potential Yes
Fall Conspicuous Yes
Fire Resistant No
Flower Color White
Flower Conspicuous Yes
Foliage Color Gray-Green
Foliage Porosity Summer Moderate
Foliage Porosity Winter Moderate
Foliage Texture Coarse
Fruit/Seed Color Black
Fruit/Seed Conspicuous Yes
Growth Form Single Stem
Growth Rate Rapid
Height at 20 Years, Maximum (feet) 80
Height, Mature (feet) 160.0
Known Allelopath Yes
Leaf Retention Yes
Lifespan Long
Low Growing Grass No
Nitrogen Fixation None
Resprout Ability Yes
Shape and Orientation Erect
Toxicity None
Growth Requirements
Adapted to Coarse Textured Soils Yes
Adapted to Fine Textured Soils Yes
Adapted to Medium Textured Soils Yes
Anaerobic Tolerance None
CaCO3 Tolerance Low
Cold Stratification Required No
Drought Tolerance Low
Fertility Requirement Medium
Fire Tolerance High
Frost Free Days, Minimum 240
Hedge Tolerance Medium
Moisture Use High
pH, Minimum 5.0
pH, Maximum 6.8
Planting Density per Acre, Minimum 170
Planting Density per Acre, Maximum 1200
Precipitation, Minimum 21
Precipitation, Maximum 60
Root Depth, Minimum (inches) 24
Salinity Tolerance Low
Shade Tolerance Intolerant
Temperature, Minimum (°F) 17
Reproduction
Bloom Period Fall
Commercial Availability Routinely Available
Fruit/Seed Abundance High
Fruit/Seed Period Begin Winter
Fruit/Seed Period End Fall
Fruit/Seed Persistence No
Propagated by Bare Root Yes
Propagated by Bulb No
Propagated by Container Yes
Propagated by Corm No
Propagated by Cuttings No
Propagated by Seed Yes
Propagated by Sod No
Propagated by Sprigs No
Propagated by Tubers No
Seed per Pound 304326
Seed Spread Rate Moderate
Seedling Vigor High
Small Grain No
Vegetative Spread Rate None
Suitability/Use
Berry/Nut/Seed Product No
Christmas Tree Product No
Fodder Product No
Fuelwood Product High
Lumber Product No
Naval Store Product No
Nursery Stock Product No
Palatable Browse Animal Low
Palatable Graze Animal Low
Palatable Human No
Post Product Yes
Protein Potential
Pulpwood Product Yes
Veneer Product No
 
 
Time Generated: 12/17/2017 02:00 AM CST