A Web Guide to the Eucalypts
- Eucalyptus conferruminata
D.J. Carr & S.G.M. Carr, Austral. J. Bot. 28: 535 figs. 27, 28 (1981).
- TYPE: Western Australia, Western Australia, A.S. George 10097, Western Australia, 16 Jul 1970 (holo PERTH).
Bark: Bark smooth throughout, grey or grey-brown. 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 elliptic, not falcate, emarginate, basally tapered, dull, green, thick,
concolorous; Petioles narrowly flattened or channelled. Lateral veins obscure,
Inflorescences: Conflorescence simple, axillary; Umbellasters more
than 11 flowered. Peduncles broadly flattened.
Flowers: Buds cylindrical or rostrate, not glaucous or pruinose. Calyx
calyptrate; shedding early. Calyptra elongate acute or rostrate, 3 times as long
as hypanthium, narrower than hypanthium; smooth. Hypanthium smooth. Flowers
yellow, or green.
Fruits: Fruits hemispherical or campanulate. Disc raised. Valves
exserted. Chaff dimorphic, linear and cuboid.