Common name: Baeuerlen's Gum
Eucalyptus baeuerlenii F.Muell. APNI*
Description: Tree or mallee to 10 m high (sometimes 15); bark smooth, grey, brown, copper or green, shedding in long ribbons.
Juvenile leaves opposite, broad-lanceolate, dull green. Adult leaves disjunct, lanceolate, 9–15 cm long, 1–2.5 cm wide, green, dull, concolorous.
Umbellasters 3-flowered; peduncle narrowly flattened or angular, 1–5 mm long. Buds sessile, ovoid or fusiform, 7–10 mm long, 4–6 mm diam., scar present; calyptra rostrate, shorter and narrower than hypanthium.
Fruit hemispherical or campanulate, 6–9 mm long, 6–10 mm diam.; disc depressed or flat; valves exserted.
Distribution and occurrence: Locally frequent but restricted, in wet forest or woodland in sheltered often sloping sites; from Wentworth Falls to Budawang Ra.
NSW subdivisions: SC, CT, ST
Text by K. Hill
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 2 (1991)
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