I love the backdrop it gives. We grow over 35 species from seed in sustainable peat-free media on our site. see all. The tree grows to an average height of 15 feet and grows best in USDA Hardiness Zones 9 through 11. Delivery options. A lot of light. The Royal Horticultural Society has given it its prestigious Award of Garden Merit (AGM). You can visit our Nursery website and online shop here. Actually, it's only 4ft at the moment as son went to town on it! Returns accepted. Type: Shrub or small tree. Free postage. Outdoor Christmas trees, rainbow lights and pop-up trees are among the biggest Christmas tree trends for 2020. An independent UK nursery specialising in Eucalyptus Trees. I kept my newly potted plant in a high light area, but unfortunately since this was a tempting plant for my kitties and isn’t something they should eat, I couldn’t put it in the best indoor spot for light. Eucalyptus gunnii is the most popular variety of eucalyptus tree in the UK and it is easy to see why. Most forms prefer acid to neutral soils, except E. parvifolia. How much light does a potted eucalyptus plant need? The young foliage on the tree is an unusual, eye-catching, silvery blue colour and it would look brilliant brought indoors and used as part of a floral arrangement. Worldwide. European Union. Origin: Mainly from Australia and Tasmania. a) A beautiful stand-alone specimen/feature tree. UK Only. 474 sold. What kind of Eucalyptus do you want (what job do you want the tree to do)? So for me, indoors was a challenge. Plant young pot grown saplings in summer, in any ordinary garden soil that retains moisture but is not waterlogged. This eucalyptus is not a cultivated dwarf, but rather a true species of eucalyptus that is naturally small. We grow all of our trees from seed on site in Leics. Eucalyptus Tree Root Damage. c) A tree to cast shade - one to sit under or to cast a protective umbrella over shade loving plants It still has the small rounded leaves as I cut it to 6ft every year. See our Tree Size Guide for more info. Completed items. https://www.woodlandtrust.org.uk/.../british-trees/a-z-of-british-trees/eucalyptus £6.01 postage. It was fine for a few weeks until it got warm enough outdoors, though. Planting and Growing Eucalyptus. www.eucalyptus-trees.co.uk is part of Kings Barn Trees Nursery. This website uses of cookies. Only a few eucalyptus species are reliably hardy, and of these Eucalyptus gunnii is the most popular. Most eucalyptus tree problems occur when the ground is wet. ... (11) 11 product ratings - 20 SILVER DROP EUCALYPTUS Gunnii Cider Gum Tree Seeds + Gift & Comb S/H. We offer smaller Planting Stock sizes (usually 20cm-70m tall) along with more mature trees up to 210cm tall. This moderate-growing small eucalyptus prefers locations with full sunlight and loamy or … Was a small … I don't profess to knowing much about gardening but, as you say FB, kept prunned the Eucalyptus is a really nice tree to have. For instance, when rain soaks the ground and the wind roars, the shallow root depth of eucalyptus make the trees more likely to topple over, as the foliage on eucalyptus branches acts as a sail. Show only. We appreciate E. gunnii for its evergreen silvery foliage, its famous aroma and its beautifully patterned bark. Eucalyptus trees can be used for a wide variety of uses including: Screening and Hedging, Ornamental and Specimen planting and for Floristry. b) A small tree ideal for smaller urban gardens. A neat, dwarf and hardy eucalyptus - sounds impossible doesn’t it? Retailers are reporting huge demand for … But plant breeders continue to spring surprises and the arrival of Eucalyptus gunnii France Bleu ('Rengun') is exactly that, a nice surprise. £2.25. The foliage on the tree changes as it matures. Free Click & Collect. see all. Hardiness: Most species are fully hardy in the UK. Like many eucalyptus, it’s grown mostly for its lush, rounded juvenile foliage, well-loved by flower arrangers.