COMMERCIAL NURSERY – NATIVE TREE
eucalyptus melliodora – Yellow box
A medium to tall grower, best known for its unusual bark which varies from smooth to rough all the way down the trunk. Often the bark varies presenting an array of colours including grey, yellow, red and brown and occasionally, can be very dark and rough. Very fragrant, white flowers appear during the warmer months.
Eucalyptus melliodora is considered to be the best native tree for honey production.
Uses: A great shade tree and for street plantings. Good for native habitat in gardens and parks.