A Web Guide to the Eucalypts
- Eucalyptus accedens
W.V. Fitzg., J. & Proc. Mueller Bot. Soc. Western Australia 1: 21 (1904).
- TYPE: Western Australia, near Pingelly, W.V. Fitzgerald, Nov 1903 (holo NSW, PERTH, iso E).
Bark: Bark smooth throughout, powdery, white or pink. Pith glands
present; Bark glands absent. Cotyledons bisected.
Leaves: Intermediate leaves disjunct early, elliptic to ovate,
straight, entire, dull grey green, petiolate. Adult leaves disjunct, lanceolate
or broad lanceolate, falcate, acute or acuminate, basally tapered, dull,
grey-green or glaucous, thick, concolorous. Lateral veins obscure, acute or
Inflorescences: Conflorescence simple, axillary; Umbellasters
7-flowered to 11-flowered. Peduncles narrowly flattened or angular (to 3mm
Flowers: Buds ovoid or clavate, not glaucous or pruinose. Calyx
calyptrate; shedding early. Calyptra hemispherical or conical, 1 times as long
as hypanthium, as wide as hypanthium; smooth. Hypanthium smooth. Flowers white,
Fruits: Fruits cylindrical or pyriform. Disc depressed. Valves
enclosed or rim-level or exserted. Chaff dimorphic, linear and cuboid.