in K.Rule, Muelleria 37: 53 (2018)
Threat status:Victoria: endangered (e)
Mallee or small tree, 5–12 m high; box-bark persistent on lower stem. Juvenile leaves narrow-lanceolate to lanceolate, often falcate, 7–12 cm long, 0.7–1.8 cm wide, blue-green. Adult leaves pendulous, narrow-lanceolate to lanceolate, often falcate, 7–12 cm long, 1–2 cm wide, green, lustrous. Inflorescence 7-flowered; peduncle 0.6–1.1 cm long; buds clavate to sub-pyriform, 6–8 mm long, 3–4 mm diam., pedicles 3–5 mm long. Fruit cupular, sub-pyriform or sub-cylindrical, 6–8 mm long, 4–6 mm diam. Flowers autumn.
Occurs on shallow sandy soils from the north-western Wimmera area around Diapur, Miram and Lawloit.
Can be confused with Eucalyptus hawkeri or E. viridis. From E. hawkeri it may be distinguished by its smaller habit, shorter stocking of rough bark, lustrous adult foliage and slightly larger buds and fruit. It differs from E. viridis by its broader, pendulous adult leaves, and larger buds and fruit.