The Eucalypts
***
Icons
of the
Australian
Bush
EucaLink         A Web Guide to the Eucalypts
Eucalyptus wyolensis

Eucalyptus wyolensis Boomsma, J. Adelaide Bot. Gard. 10(1): 59 (1987).
TYPE: South Australia, 59 km W of Lake Maurice [south of Lake Wyola] (2925'S, 130E), G. White 13, 27 Mar 1987 (holo AD, iso CANB, K, NSW).


Habit: Mallee.
Bark: Bark persistent on trunk and larger branches or persistent to smaller branches, 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 or broad lanceolate or elliptic, not falcate, acute, basally tapered, dull, grey-green, thick, concolorous. Lateral veins obscure, obtuse.
Inflorescences: Conflorescence simple, axillary; Umbellasters 7-flowered to 11-flowered. Peduncles narrowly flattened or angular (to 3mm wide).
Flowers: Buds fusiform, not glaucous or pruinose. Calyx calyptrate; shedding early. Calyptra conical, 3 times as long as hypanthium, as wide as hypanthium; smooth. Hypanthium smooth. Flowers white, or cream.
Fruits: Fruits pyriform. Disc depressed. Valves exserted. Chaff dimorphic, linear and cuboid.

Distribution: S.A.

Introduction
The Eucalypt Plant
Distribution
Ecology
Evolution
Classification
The species
Identification
 
Eucalypt Links
Eucalypt Folklore
Eucalypts in Gardens
 
E-mail us