Eucalyptus radiata subsp. radiata

Narrow-leaved Peppermint

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

New growth not glaucous. Juvenile leaves to c. 1.5 cm wide; adult leaves glossy green. Buds conical, not sharply pointed.

CVU, EGU, GipP, Gold, HNF, HSF, NIS, OtP, OtR, SnM, Strz, VAlp, VRiv, VVP, WaP. Also Qld, NSW. A common forest tree of ranges north of the Great Dividing Range, from the mountains at the border with New South Wales to Wombat State Forest, the Otway Range and ranges in South Gippsland. An outlier occurs near Delegate River where the grassy uplands of the Monaro region of New South Wales just enter Victoria.

Source: Brooker, M.I.H.; Slee, A.V. (1996). Eucalyptus. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 3, Dicotyledons Winteraceae to Myrtaceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
Updated by: Val Stajsic, 2019-06-26
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Rosanae
order Myrtales
family Myrtaceae
genus Eucalyptus
Higher taxa


Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Eucalyptus radiata subsp. radiata in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Eucalyptus radiata subsp. radiata in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Victorian Volcanic Plain present native
Victorian Riverina present native
Gippsland Plain present native
Otway Plain present native
Warrnambool Plain present native
Goldfields present native
Central Victorian Uplands present native
Northern Inland Slopes present native
East Gippsland Uplands present native
Highlands-Southern Fall present native
Highlands-Northern Fall present native
Otway Ranges present native
Strzelecki Ranges present native
Victorian Alps present native
Snowy Mountains present native

State distribution

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New South Wales
Australian Capital Territory