Supriya Ghosh

Eucalyptus spathulata

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Kingdom  Plantae
Family  Myrtaceae
Rank  Species
Order  Myrtales
Genus  Eucalyptus
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Similar  Eucalyptus platypus, Eucalyptus occidentalis, Eucalyptus salubris, Eucalyptus forrestiana, Eucalyptus torquata

Eucalyptus spathulata, commonly known as swamp mallet, is a species of Eucalyptus which is endemic to Western Australia. It is a mallet that grows to 8 metres high and has smooth bark and narrow leaves.

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The species was formally described in 1844 by botanist William Jackson Hooker in Icones Plantarum. Two subspecies are recognised:

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  • E. spathulata subsp. salina D.Nicolle & Brooker
  • E. spathulata Hook. subsp. spathulata
  • It is widely cultivated in southern Australia and can be grown in saline and poorly drained situations.

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    References

    Eucalyptus spathulata Wikipedia


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