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We have combined these two powerful search tools into a single Find a Plant service searching over 250,000 plant records.
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AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. They are:
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Other common names
cider gum cider tree
Tasmanian cider tree
Eucalyptus are evergreen trees or large shrubs, often fast-growing, some with attractive bark, most with aromatic foliage, and clusters of small, white, yellow or red flowers
E. gunnii is a large evergreen tree with peeling cream and brown bark. Juvenile foliage bright glaucous-blue, rounded; adult leaves elliptic or sickle-shaped, grey-green. Flowers white, in small clusters
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect North-facing or East-facing or South-facing or West-facing
MoistureWell-drained, Moist but well-drained, Poorly-drained
SoilChalk, Clay, Sand, Loam
Higher than 12 metres
wider than 8 metres
Time to ultimate height
Grow in slightly acidic soil with full sun and shelter when young
Propagate by seed
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Sub-tropical Patio & Container Plants Architectural
Pruning Pruning group 1. For best juvenile foliage prune as pruning group 7. Restrictive pruning may be necessary under glass
Pests Suckers may be a problem
May be affected by silver leaf and oedema
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