Kybean Mallee Eucalyptus Tree
Kybean Mallee Eucalyptus is the ideal Eucalyptus for small spaces, growing to just 15′ or so and growing very quickly when young. The evergreen leaves are glossy green and hang elegantly from the branches year round! White winter flowers line the branches in winter and the bark is a smooth glossy grey. Almost always a multi stemmed small tree and hardy to at least 5ºF without damage.
Latin Name: Eucalyptus kybeanensis
Site and Soil: Kybean Mallee likes full sun and well-drained soil. Very drought tolerant once established and will need little to no supplemental watering during the summer season.
Rootstock Description: Self-rooted
Hardiness: Alpine Snow Gum is hardy to at least 5º F.
Size at Maturity: 10-15 ft. in height by 10 ft. wide
Bloom Time: Winter
Pests & Diseases: Eucalypts are not bothered by pests or diseases.
USDA Zone: 7