Tasmanian bluegum is a plant which belongs to the Eucalyptus genus.
Eucalyptus is a fast growing tree native to Tasmania and Australia.
In climates with a USDA zone rating of 9 or higher this plant will flourish and not need protection in the winter. For those wishing to grow this plant that live in colder climates, the plant will have to be brought in every winter, or allowed to die back and replanted every spring after the last frost.
The seeds are extremely easy to start, even for the most inexperienced gardener.
1 Outside its native range, this tree becomes invasive, displacing native communities and should not be planted.It grows mainly as an annual/perennial, which means it can have a varying lifetime - from 1 year to several. Tasmanian bluegum normally grows with a tree habit to a mature height of 12.00 metres (that's 39.00 feet imperial).
Australia is believed to be where Tasmanian bluegum originates from.
Tasmanian bluegum is normally fairly low maintenance and is normally quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.
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These plants have been known to grow well alongside Tasmanian bluegum so consider planting:
These plants will not grow well with Tasmanian bluegum so avoid planting these within close proximity:
These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Tasmanian bluegum plants:
Tasmanian gum tree, Blue gum tree, Eucalyptus