Red flowering gum

Red flowering gum

Corymbia ficifolia

  • Bark rough, hard, thin, flaky
  • Fruit 3/4 inch or more in diameter
Red flowering gum
Red flowering gum

Sugar gum

Sugar gum

Eucalyptus cladocalyx

  • Bark smooth, with orange blotches
  • Mature fruit ridged
  • Fruit valves sunken inside fruit
Sugar gum
Sugar gum

Rose gum

Rose gum

Eucalyptus grandis

  • Bark smooth, bluish gray
  • Mature fruit smooth
  • Fruit valves stick out, curve inward, 4 or 5
  • Buds and fruit often with powdery or waxy coating
Rose gum
Rose gum

Swamp mahogany

Swamp mahogany

Eucalyptus robusta

  • Bark rough, soft, thick, fibrous
  • Fruit 1/2 inch or less in diameter
Swamp mahogany
Swamp mahogany

Sydney blue gum

Eucalyptus saligna

  • Bark smooth, bluish gray
  • Mature fruit smooth
  • Fruit valves stick out, usually 4
  • Buds and fruit do not have powdery or waxy coating