Whitehorse City Council

Eucalyptus baxteri – Brown Stringybark

A medium sized tree with a rounded crown featuring juvenile pale green leaves, which become thick and glossy dark green on maturity. Features a blossom of white flowers from December to April. Suitable for use under powerlines, however not suitable for narrow nature strips.

Evergreen/deciduous: evergreen
Maintenance: moderate
Pest and disease: borer
Height: 10-25m x 4-15m
Growth rate: slow to medium
Canopy density: medium to high
Origin: SA, Victoria, NSW (indigenous to the City of Whitehorse)
Drought tolerance: high
Water-logging tolerance: average
Wind tolerance: average
Frost tolerance: high
Pollution tolerance: unknown