Corymbia Calophylla

Corymbia Calophylla

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Corymbia calophylla (also known as Eucalyptus calophylla R. Br.) is a bloodwood native to Western Australia. Common names include Marri and Port Gregory Gum, and a long standing usage has been Red Gum due to the red gum effusions often found on trunks. It is distinctive among bloodwoods for its very large buds and fruit (colloquially "honky nuts" in Western Australia). It is related and somewhat similar to the Red-flowering Gum (Corymbia ficifolia). C. calophylla differs in being much larger (to about 50 metres (160 ft) high in the wild), having very much larger buds and fruit, and having flowers that are usually white to pink instead of red. However, in some areas hybridisation makes identification difficult.show more

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  • Paperback | 52 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 91g
  • Equ Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135754130
  • 9786135754131