Eucalyptus pauciflora subsp. niphophila (Maiden & Blakely) L.A.S.Johnson & Blaxell

Contr. New South Wales Natl Herb. 4: 379 (1973) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Mallee, or small tree branching near the base, to 7 m tall. Branchlets, buds and fruit glaucous. Juvenile leaves to 8 cm long, 2.5 cm wide; adult leaves to 10 cm long; buds on slender pedicels. Fruit to 1 cm long, 0.8 cm diam. Flowers Dec.–Feb.

GipP, Gold, GGr, HNF, HSF, MonT, NIS, SnM, VAlp. Also NSW, ACT. Occurs only at the upper altitudinal limit for tree growth, e.g. Mt Hotham, Mt Bogong, Mt Torbreck, Mt Wellington.

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. niphophila in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Eucalyptus pauciflora subsp. niphophila in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Gippsland Plain present native
Goldfields present native
Greater Grampians present native
Northern Inland Slopes present native
Highlands-Southern Fall present native
Highlands-Northern Fall present native
Monaro Tablelands present native
Victorian Alps present native
Snowy Mountains present native

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New South Wales
Australian Capital Territory