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River Red Gum
Scientific Name: Eucalyptus camaldulensis ssp. camaldulensis Dehn.
Family: Myrtaceae
River Red Gum (Eucalyptus  camaldulensis ssp. camaldulensis) Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: 5,6,8-24
USDA: 8b-10

Frost Tolerance: Hardy in Phoenix, hardy to 12-23F (-11 to -5C)

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: Most of Australia, often close to rivers

Growth Habits: Evergreen tree 80 to 130 feet (24-40 m) or more; trunk up to 6 feet in diameter or more (2 m); smooth, grayish to whitish bark, rough at the base on mature trees; bluish grey, narrowly lanceolate leaves, 3-9 inches long (822 cm, 0.4 to 0.8 inch wide (12 cm), often sickle-shaped

Watering Needs: Occasional deep watering

Propagation: Seeds

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