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Eucalyptus badjensis Beuzev. & M.B.Welch APNI*
Description: Tree to 40 m high; bark persistent on lower trunk, grey to grey-brown, shortly fibrous, smooth above, white, grey, grey-brown or green, shedding in long ribbons.
Juvenile leaves opposite, lanceolate, cordate, dull green.
Adult leaves disjunct, narrow-lanceolate, 8–20 cm long, 0.7–1.5 cm wide, green, dull, concolorous. Umbellasters 3-flowered; peduncle narrowly flattened or angular, 2–5 mm long. Buds sessile, ovoid, 3–6 mm long, 2–3 mm diam., scar present; calyptra conical (often beaked), shorter than and as wide as hypanthium.
Fruit campanulate, 3–5 mm long, 3–5 mm diam.; disc flat or raised; valves exserted.
Distribution and occurrence: Locally frequent but restricted, in wet forest on relatively fertile soils on the high eastern fall of the tablelands; Big Badja Hill south to Cathcart.
NSW subdivisions: ST
Threatened species: ROTAP: 2RCi
Text by K. Hill
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 2 (1991)
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