Eucalyptus – Steel Tower™ – Eucalyptus gunnii
Great in landscapes and containers.
Maintenance Category Easy
Water Category Average
Flower Form Container, Landscape
pH B - pH 5.8 - 6.2
EC (2:1 Extraction Method) 0.6 - 0.9
Fertilization 150 - 200
Light Requirements High
Water Requirements Dry to Moderate
Rooting Out Temperature 65 - 72° Fahrenheit
Growing On Temperature 65 - 75° Fahrenheit
Holding Temperature 50 - 55° Fahrenheit
Planting and Timing Information
Spring to summer finish.
Finishing Times [weeks]
4-5" and Quart Pot : 6-8
6" and Gallon Pot : 8-10
7-9" Pot : 8-10
10-12" and Two Gallon Pot : 10-14
Pinching and Growth Regulators
1-2 pinches for a full plant.
Pest and Disease Management
General pest and disease practices.
Best use is in combinations. To hold it's own it needs to be a somewhat larger plant in order to compete. Using a larger cell size or bumping up to a larger pot before combining in a combination would be best.
Nice tall texture plant for mixed containers.