A Web Guide to the Eucalypts
- Eucalyptus vokesensis
D. Nicolle & L.A.S. Johnson, Telopea 8(2): 194 (1999).
- TYPE: South Australia, c. 130 km N of Cook along track to Vokes Corner, J.Z. Weber 6343, 19 Aug 1980 (holo AD, iso NSW).
Habit: Tree or Mallee.
Bark: Bark persistent on lower trunk or persistent on full trunk,
shortly fibrous ("peppermint"), grey, grey or grey-brown. Pith glands absent;
Bark glands absent. Cotyledons bisected.
Leaves: Intermediate leaves disjunct early, broad lanceolate to ovate,
straight, entire, dull grey green, petiolate. Adult leaves disjunct, lanceolate,
falcate, acute or obtuse or rounded, basally tapered, dull, grey-green, thick,
concolorous; Petioles narrowly flattened or channelled. Lateral veins obscure,
Inflorescences: Conflorescence simple, axillary; Umbellasters
7-flowered to 11-flowered. Peduncles narrowly flattened or angular (to 3mm
Flowers: Buds rostrate or urceolate, glaucous. Calyx calyptrate;
shedding early. Calyptra rostrate, 1 times as long as hypanthium, wider than
hypanthium; striate. Hypanthium striate. Flowers cream, or yellow.
Fruits: Fruits ovoid or urceolate. Disc depressed. Valves exserted.
Chaff dimorphic, linear and cuboid.