Myrtaceae (myrtle family) Eucalyptus

Eucalyptus acaciiformis wattle-leaved peppermint

New South Wales
Eucalyptus acaciiformis voucher. Courtesy of Prof. Matt Ritter and Robert F. Hoover Herbarium, Cal Poly State University

Sprawling tree not shown on Ron Bracewell’s Heliopolis Planting Site Numbers – NW; growing north of Butler Building near parking area (Matt Ritter, May, 2006, Stanford Eucalyptus Report). “Similar to E. nicholii but has elliptic juvenile leaves, broader greener adult leaves and a shorter peduncle” – Flora of Australia 19:339.

Related material: Eucalyptus checklist | Eucalypt voucher gallery.

About this Entry: John Rawlings authored the main text of this entry in 2007.