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Eucalyptus calcicola

Eucalyptus calcicola Brooker, Nuytsia 1(4): 302 (1974).
TYPE: Western Australia, Near Cape Freycinet, Western Australia (3407'S, 11500'E) 18 June 1971, K.M. Allan 634 (holo PERTH, iso AD, BRI, CANB, HO, MEL, NSW).

Habit: Mallee.
Bark: Bark smooth throughout, grey or green. Pith glands present; Bark glands present. Cotyledons reniform.
Leaves: Intermediate leaves disjunct early, lanceolate, falcate, entire, dull grey green, sessile. Adult leaves disjunct, lanceolate, falcate, acute, oblique or basally tapered, glossy, green or grey-green, thick, concolorous; Petioles narrowly flattened or channelled. Lateral veins obscure, acute or obtuse.
Inflorescences: Conflorescence simple, axillary; Umbellasters 7-flowered. Peduncles narrowly flattened or angular (to 3mm wide).
Flowers: Buds turbinate, not glaucous or pruinose. Calyx calyptrate; persisting to anthesis. Calyptra conical, 2 times as long as hypanthium, as wide as hypanthium; ribbed. Hypanthium ribbed. Flowers white, or cream.
Fruits: Fruits globose or hemispherical. Disc flat or raised. Valves enclosed. Chaff cuboid.

Distribution: W.A.

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