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Eucalyptus johnstonii - Tasmanian Yellow Gum

An attractive tree with which gets its name from the yellow streaks that show when the bark peels. Similar to E.subcrenulata it grows in most soils even where there's little moisture. A good ornamental tree that provides shade.

Mature Height: Up to 50m
Rate of Growth: 1-1.5m per year
Hardiness: ** -10 to -15°C
Soil: Wet Tolerant
Position: Full Sun
Growth Habit: Tall and straight.
Leaves: Small glossy dark green egg shaped juvenile leaves maturing to long sickle shapes.
Bark: Smooth bark yellow to orange-brown or greenish.
Special Interest: Screening

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