Muelleria 29: 13 (2011) APNI
Threat status:Victoria: endangered (e)
Small tree to 8 m tall. Juvenile leaves obcordate to orbicular, 3–5 cm long and wide; adult leaves 5–7 cm long, 3–5 cm wide, dull, blue-green to subglaucous. Buds 4–5 mm long, 2.5–3.5 mm diam., sessile or on pedicles to 3 mm long. Fruits obconical or slightly cupular, 0.3–0.5 cm long, 0.3–0.4 cm diam. Flowers Nov.–Dec.
EGU. Apparently restricted to two isolated populations on the banks of the Deddick River.
Resembles glaucous forms of Eucalyptus polyanthemos subsp. vestita, but distinguished from that taxon by its riparian habitat, thin-textured adult leaves, clavate buds and thin-walled, conical fruits.
|Bioregion||Occurrence status||Establishment means|
|East Gippsland Uplands||present||native|