Eucalyptus ficifolia, Scarlet Flowering Gum
Height - 10m
This ideal garden tree has large red flowers from mid summer to early autumn, deep-green foliage, attractive grey/brown rough bark and large seed pods. The huge amount of blossom produced can completely obscure the foliage in summer. Well suited to dry faces. Great source of nectar for birds. Frost tender.
Approximate viable seed per gram: 45 (pure seed)
Packets of 45 seeds $18
5 grams $48
100 grams $720
How to Grow
Recommended pre germination seed treatment:
Seed germinates without pre treatment. Sow seed direct from packet & keep moist until germination is complete.