Eucalyptus subtilior L.A.S.Johnson & K.D.Hill APNI*
Synonyms: Eucalyptus stannicola L.A.S.Johnson & K.D.Hill APNI*
Description: Tree to 20 m high; bark persistent throughout, grey to red-brown, stringy.
Juvenile leaves disjunct, broad-lanceolate, glossy green, hispid.
Adult leaves disjunct, narrow-lanceolate or lanceolate, 6–16 cm long, 1. 1–2.3 cm wide, green, glossy to semi-glossy, concolorous. Umbellasters 7-flowered; peduncle broadly flattened, 4–11 mm long; pedicels angular, 0–2 mm long. Buds ovoid to fusiform, 5–8 mm long, 4–6 mm diam., scar absent; calyptra conical, as long and as wide as hypanthium, ± angular.
Fruit globose, ± angular, 6–10 mm long, 7–12 mm diam.; disc raised; valves exserted.
Distribution and occurrence: Locally frequent, in sclerophyll or grassy woodland on sandy soils of low to moderate fertility; north from Glen Innes.
NSW subdivisions: NC, NT, NWS
Other Australian states: Qld
Text by K. Hill
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 2 (1991)
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