Eucalyptus pauciflora subsp. pauciflora

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Tree to 30 m tall. Branchlets usually glaucous. Juvenile leaves to 16 cm long, 6 cm wide; adult leaves to 16 cm long, 2.5 cm wide, green, grey-green or olive-green; buds shortly pedicellate, to 0.9 cm long, 0.5 cm diam. Fruit to 1.2 cm diam. Flowers Dec.–Feb.

CVU, DunT, EGL, EGU, GipP, Glep, Gold, GGr, HFE, HNF, HSF, MonT, NIS, OtP, SnM, Strz, VAlp, VVP, WaP, WPro, Wim. Also SA, Qld, NSW, ACT, Tas. The widespread Snow Gum in Victoria, common at high altitudes in the Eastern Highlands, Mt Buffalo, Pine Mountain, the higher peaks of the Pyrenees, the Grampians, but also known from lowland areas in the Latrobe Valley, Mornington Peninsula, Deans Marsh, Durdiwarrah, the Lower Glenelg River, and on the basalt plain north of Ballarat.

Plants with minimal glaucescence are common in places, e.g. on Mt Skene, Bennison Spur, Lake Mountain, and approach E. pauciflora subsp. acerina.

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, 2019-03-19
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Eucalyptus pauciflora subsp. pauciflora in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Eucalyptus pauciflora subsp. pauciflora in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Wimmera present native
Glenelg Plain present native
Victorian Volcanic Plain present native
Gippsland Plain present native
Otway Plain present native
Warrnambool Plain present native
Goldfields present native
Central Victorian Uplands present native
Greater Grampians present native
Dundas Tablelands present native
Northern Inland Slopes present native
East Gippsland Lowlands present native
East Gippsland Uplands present native
Wilsons Promontory present native
Highlands-Southern Fall present native
Highlands-Northern Fall present native
Strzelecki Ranges present native
Monaro Tablelands present native
Highlands-Far East present native
Victorian Alps present native
Snowy Mountains present native

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South Australia
New South Wales
Australian Capital Territory