Pear Fruited Mallee

Family: Myrtaceae
Genus: Eucalyptus
Species: pyriformis
Main Flower Colour: Red

Description

A medium sized mallee to 4m. Large rounded buds, 2-2.5cm across. Large showy flowers variable in colour ranging from cream through pink to red. Fruit (gumnut) large and flattened.

Flowering start in August.

Identification

The main flower colour is red. Rounded buds and large flattened fruit up to 5cm across.

References

http://florabase.dpaw.wa.gov.au/browse/profile/5756

Created: 16 Mar 2014 - Member - John and Val
Updated: 21 Nov 2014 - Member - John and Val

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Location

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Specifics

near Mullewa

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