Eucalyptus rudis
flooded gum

Myrtaceae (myrtle family)
Western Australia
Eucalyptus rudis fruits. John Rawlings

Several trees present October 2005 closest to the front walls of Lantana and Castaño identified as E. polyanthemos on the Eucalyptus Walk map. Distinguished from E. camaldulensis by rough fibrous bark on trunk and larger branches, larger buds and usually hemispherical fruit with disc level or slightly ascending. (Fl. Australia, 19:No. 381, Page 329, 1988). UTM 10S 0574368 4142220.

Illustrations: buds and branchlet | capsules.

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