The blueish green evergreen leaves of the Silver Dollar Eucalyptus will refresh your senses with their sweet aroma with simply a walk outside to experience the smell! It gets its name from the attractive blue green coin shaped leaves that look like silver dollars in size.
The Silver Dollar Eucalyptus tree is drought tolerant and can grow up to 40 feet tall in maturity with a 10 to 12 foot spread which makes it an excellent shade tree. It is also moderately cold hardy and its attractive, peeling bark adds a lush addition to any landscape. The Eucalyptus plant can be grown in a variety of soil types and should be planted in early spring or fall.
The Silver Dollar Eucalyptus tree enjoys full sun to partial sunlight. Grows best in well-drained soil and it is recommended to grow indoors if you live in an extremely cold area.
You can easily ship the tree to your home directly and plant the Silver Dollar Eucalyptus in your yard or keep it in a container until you are ready to plant. This Silver Dollar Eucalyptus tree for sale will ship rooted in its pot in soil. Be sure to water extremely well the first year of planting to establish a strong root system. Silver Dollar Eucalyptus tree care is important during the first year because it takes a lot of consistent watering to maintain it’s leafy foliage. A potted eucalyptus will take even more watering if in a pot with a drainage hole.
Grows best in agriculture plant hardiness zones 8-11. Does best in the southern United States and cannot withstand freezing temperatures for too long.
- Low maintenance
- Drought tolerant
- Fast growing