Argyle-Apple

Eucalyptus cinerea 'Pendula' Myrtaceae

Growth habit

Tree

Perennation

Cultivated as annual

Location

Robison Herb Garden

Source of plant

Richters

Description

Tree to 16m. Bark rough, fibrous, red-brown on trunk and larger branches, then smooth and red-brown or grey above, or sometimes rough throughout. Conflorescences axillary, simple; umbels 3-flowered; peduncle terete, 2-6mm; pedicels absent, buds fusiform, glaucous. Fruit obconical to hemispherical, 5-8 x 5-9mm. Growth pendulous; leaves rounded, silver.

USDA Hardiness Zone

10

Special characteristics

tender perennial