One of the most ornamental Eucalyptus, this small tree is prized for its striking, snowdrop-like flower display, its long, silver-green, very aromatic foliage, and its whitish-gray bark, with splashes of yellow and pink. Tasmanian Snow Gum is hardy to about 5° F and grows 25-30 ft. in height when mature.
Latin Name: Eucalyptus coccifera
Site and Soil: Eucalypts like 1/2 day to full sun and well-drained soil.
Hardiness:Tasmanian Snow Gum is hardy to approx. 5 ° F.
Size at Maturity: 25-30 ft. in height.
Pests & Diseases: Eucalypts are not bothered by pests or diseases.
USDA Zone: 7
Sunset Western Zone: 5, 6, 8-24; H1, H2
Sunset Northeast Zone: Not listed