A Web Guide to the Eucalypts
- Eucalyptus ebbanoensis
Maiden, Crit. Revis. Eucalyptus 5: 169, plate 189, fig. 6, 7 (1921).
- TYPE: Western Australia, Sandplain, Ebbano, east from Mingenew, A. Morrison, 28 Sep 1904 (holo NSW, iso BRI, CANB)
Bark: Bark smooth throughout, grey or grey-brown or brown, shedding in
short ribbons or shedding in small polygonal flakes. Pith glands present; Bark
glands present. Cotyledons reniform.
Leaves: Intermediate leaves disjunct early, elliptic, straight,
entire, dull grey green, sessile. Adult leaves opposite or disjunct, narrow
lanceolate, falcate, basally tapered, dull, green, thin, concolorous. Lateral
veins obscure, very acute or acute.
Inflorescences: Conflorescence simple, axillary; Umbellasters
3-flowered. Peduncles terete.
Flowers: Buds pyriform, not glaucous or pruinose. Calyx reduced to 4
teeth on hypanthium. Calyptra hemispherical, 1 times as long as hypanthium, as
wide as hypanthium; smooth. Hypanthium smooth. Flowers white, or cream.
Fruits: Fruits hemispherical, pedicellate. Disc raised. Valves