A Web Guide to the Eucalypts
- Eucalyptus sepulcralis
F. Muell., Eucalyptographia dec. 8 (1882).
- TYPE: Western Australia, near the Thomas River, Campbell Taylor, 1880 (holo MEL)
Habit: Tree or Mallee.
Bark: Bark smooth throughout, white or grey-brown. Pith glands
present; Bark glands present. Cotyledons reniform.
Leaves: Intermediate leaves disjunct early, lanceolate, falcate,
entire, dull grey green, sessile. Adult leaves disjunct, linear or narrow
lanceolate, falcate, acute, basally tapered, dull, green, thin, concolorous;
Petioles narrowly flattened or channelled. Lateral veins obscure, acute or
Inflorescences: Conflorescence simple, axillary; Umbellasters
3-flowered to 7-flowered. Peduncles narrowly flattened or angular (to 3mm wide).
Flowers: Buds obovoid, pruinose. Calyx calyptrate; persisting to
anthesis. Calyptra conical, 1 times as long as hypanthium, as wide as
hypanthium; smooth. Hypanthium smooth. Flowers yellow.
Fruits: Fruits ovoid or urceolate. Disc depressed. Valves enclosed.