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Elaeocarpus eumundii

Eumundi Quandong or Smooth-leaved Quandong

Typical mature height: 8m (maximum 3m breadth)
Useful in: evergreen screen, planter boxes 
Sites for best growth:
 deep fertile well – drained soils, full sun to part shade, frost free.

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Eribotrya deflexa

Bronze Loquat

Typical mature height: 5m in Melbourne
Useful in: Parks, reserves, streetscapes 
Sites for best growth:
 Well-drained sites

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Eucalyptus camaldulensis

River Red Gum

Typical mature height: 15m+
Useful in: parks, reserves, broad avenues 
Sites for best growth:
 clay soils, available water

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Eucalyptus kitsoniana

Gippsland Mallee

Typical mature height: 5-8m in Melbourne
Useful in: streetscapes, planter boxes, freeways 
Sites for best growth:
 most, including waterlogged

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Eucalyptus leucoxylon

Yellow Gum

Typical mature height: from 4 to 30m
Useful in: streetscapes, parks, most locations 
Sites for best growth:
 most sites, provenance-specific

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Eucalyptus mannifera

Red Spotted Gum

Typical mature height: to 20m, ‘Little Spotty’ to 8m
Useful in: streetscsapes, parks 
Sites for best growth:
 dry, well-drained

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Eucalyptus melliodora

Yellow Box

Typical mature height: to 20m
Useful in: broad streets, parks 
Sites for best growth:
 acid pH, well-drained

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Eucalyptus polyanthemos

Red Box

Typical mature height: to 20m
Useful in: avenues, parks, broad streets 
Sites for best growth:
 most, well-drained & gravelly

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Eucalyptus radiata

Narrow-leaved Peppermint

Typical mature height: most to 20m
Useful in: broad streets, parks 
Sites for best growth:
 tolerates most soils, conditions

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Eucalyptus scoparia

Wallangara White Gum

Typical mature height: 12m
Useful in: streetscapes, parks 
Sites for best growth:
 relatively dry, well-drained

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Eucalyptus sideroxylon ‘Rosea’

‘Rosea’ Red Ironbark

Typical mature height: variable to 20m
Useful in: broad streetscapes, parks 
Sites for best growth:
 all reasonably well-drained

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Eucalyptus tricarpa

Red Ironbark

Typical mature height: 20m+
Useful in: parks, reserves 
Sites for best growth:
 well-drained to dry soils

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Ficus macrophylla

Moreton Bay Fig

Typical mature height:
Useful in: broad streetscapes, parks 
Sites for best growth:
 moisture retentive but well-drained soils; low frost

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Ficus microcarpa var. hillii

Hill’s Weeping Fig

Typical mature height: to 15m
Useful in: streetscapes, displays 
Sites for best growth:
 moisture retentive but well-drained

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Ficus platypoda

Rock Fig

Typical mature height: to 8m
Useful in: streetscapes, displays 
Sites for best growth:
 moisture retentive but well-drained

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Fraxinus ornus

Flowering Ash

Typical mature height: to 10m
Useful in: parks, broad streetscapes 
Sites for best growth:
 well drained, irrigated

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Fraxinus pennsylvanica ‘Cimmzam’ & ‘Urbdell’

Cimmaron and Urbanite Ash

Typical mature height: 13-15m in Melbourne
Useful in: streetscapes, reserves and parks 
Sites for best growth:
 most sites appropriate