Cider Gum

Scientific Name: 
Eucalyptus gunnii
Family Name: 
Myrtaceae
Place of Origin: 
Australia
Plant Description: 
Tall, straight tree
Plant Height: 
15-20m
Plant Width: 
3-5m
Harvest Period: 
Spring to summer
Of Interest: 
Sap is like the maple syrup of Australia with sweet, fruity orange flavour. Fresh, fermented to alcoholic drink. Animals like the sweet leaves too.
Annual, Biannual or Perennial: 
Perennial
Plant Type: 
Large Tree
Climate: 
Cool Temperate
Deciduous or Evergreen: 
Evergreen

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