A Web Guide to the Eucalypts
- Eucalyptus conglomerata
Maiden & Blakely, Crit. Revis. Eucalyptus 8: 5 (1929).
- TYPE: Queensland, Beerwah, W.D. Francis & C.T. White 24, 8 Sep 1919 (holo NSW, iso BRI, CANB, K, MEL).
Habit: Tree or Mallee.
Bark: Bark persistent throughout, stringy, grey to red-brown, grey or
grey-brown. Pith glands present; Bark glands present. Cotyledons reniform.
Leaves: Intermediate leaves disjunct late, broad lanceolate to ovate,
straight, entire, glossy green, petiolate. Adult leaves disjunct, lanceolate or
broad lanceolate, not falcate, acute or obtuse, oblique, dull, green, thick,
concolorous. Lateral veins obscure, very acute or acute.
Inflorescences: Conflorescence simple, axillary; Umbellasters more
than 11 flowered. Peduncles narrowly flattened or angular (to 3mm wide).
Flowers: Buds cylindrical or fusiform, not glaucous or pruinose. Calyx
calyptrate; persisting to anthesis. Calyptra conical, 2 times as long as
hypanthium, as wide as hypanthium; smooth. Hypanthium smooth. Flowers white, or
Fruits: Fruits globose or ovoid. Disc depressed. Valves enclosed.