Whitehorse City Council

Eucalyptus viminalis

Fast growing upright tree. Smooth white trunk above a rough bark base. Leaves lance-shaped and glossy. Bugs egg-shaped in cluster of three.  White flowers appear between January and May. Widely distributed in the cooler area of Australia where the leaves are the favoured food of Koalas.

Evergreen/deciduous: evergreen
Maintenance: medium
Pest and disease: low
Height: 10m-50m
Growth rate: fast
Canopy density: medium
Origin: indigenous to the City of Whitehorse
Drought tolerances: good
Water-logging tolerances: good
Wind tolerances: high
Frost tolerances: high
Pollution tolerances: moderate