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Eucalyptus fulgens|Green Scentbark

Cardinia indigenous plant guide

Description
Medium tree with coarsely furrowed rough bark to small branches, branchlets smooth.
Size (W x H)
12-20m x 7-15m
Leaves
Egg-shaped to elliptic bluish-green juvenile leaves to 7.5cm x 2cm. Adult - long, lance-shaped, glossy green leaves to 18cm x 1.8cm.
Flowers
7-clustered funnel-shaped buds with pointed caps. Fruit cup-shaped, valves slightly protruding.
Flower colour
White
Flower time
January to March
Growing conditions
Moist loam soils of valleys in the foothills. Full or partial sun.
Commonly used for
Shade tree for moist but not wet areas.
Available at indigenous nursery
Attracts birds
Attracts butterflies
Photo gallery
Acknowledgement
Thank you to Shire of Yarra Ranges for assistance in compiling this directory