Large Fruited Mallee

Family: Myrtaceae
Genus: Eucalyptus
Species: youngiana
Main Flower Colour: White


An aptly named Mallee with very large fruit (gumnuts). Although the mallee itself is not large - growing only a few metres in height - it has plenty of other "large" characteristics. There are big leathery leaves, large buds 2cm across and big flattened gumnuts 5-6cm across. Flowers vary in colour from cream through pink to red. Widely distributed in desert areas.

Flowering start in July.


The main flower colour is white. Large size of buds, flowers and gumnuts. Cream, pink or red flowers.


Created: 21 Feb 2014 - Member - John and Val
Updated: 19 Jun 2014 - Member - John and Val

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Bio Regions

GSD - Great Sandy Desert

GVD - Great Victoria Desert

SSD - Simpson Strzelecki Dunefields


Canning Stock Route, northern section

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