Eucalyptus cloeziana is an evergreen tree that can grow up to 55 metres tall. The long bole can be up to cm in diameter, exceptionally to cm[. Eucalyptus cloeziana is native to Queensland (Australia). It is among the more important plantation species in Zimbabwe, where it is used for. Notes. BRIEF DESCRIPTION A medium sized to tall evergreen tree reaching 55 m in height, while the trunk may reach up to cm in diameter. The bole.
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Eucalyptus cloeziana | Atlas of Living Australia
North of this area there are disjunct occurrences west of Mackay, and further north eucapyptus from Greenvale, Stannary Hills, Herberton, Maitland Downs and Helenvale, reaching the coast near Cardwell and on Hinchinbrook Island. The tree reaches its best development in the Gympie region, where some magnificent forest trees attain heights near 60 metres.
It is strong, stiff and hard.
Seeds pale to mid brown, 1. The grain is straight, texture fairly fine and uniform.
Eucalyptus cloeziana combines favourable wood properties with good growth characteristics, abundant coppice regeneration and an attractive appearance. This page was last modified on 28 Octoberat The wood saws and works remarkably well, which is probably due to the straight grain, but it splits readily.
The specific name honours Francois Stanislas Cloeza French chemist, who isolated eucalyptol from eucalyptus leaves and recommended its use for the treatment of bronchitis, coughs, colds and flu. Navigation menu Personal tools Log in Request account. Read More Processing methods for production of solid wood products from plantation-grown Eucalyptus species of importance to Australia Having the best processing methods increases the quality and yield of solid wood products, helping to maximise returns for wood processors.
Eucalyptus cloeziana — Noosa’s Native Plants
In tropical Africa it is especially recommended for regions with an average annual rainfall of — mm and a dry season of 4—5 months. Inflorescence axillary compoundpeduncles round to angular, 0.
Compiled distribution map provided by [data resource not known]. Part a Natural durability of timber This project evaluated the timber quality, processing and performance characteristics of year-old Eucalyptus cloeziana Gympie messmate and year-old Eucalyptus pellita red mahogany. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.
Views Read Edit View history. Gympie messmate Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantations have been established in Zambia to supply timber for industrial use. The wood is considered one of the best Australian hardwoods. This report euxalyptus methods of producing solid wood Flora of Australia Views Read View source View history.
The sapwood is not susceptible to Lyctus borers. Fruit sessile or pedicellate pedicels to 0. Eucalyptus cloezianathe Gympie messmateis a small to tall tree with rough bark on most or the whole of the trunk and larger branches.
In Africa Eucalyptus globulus Labill. View list of all occurrence records for this taxon 0 records View map of all occurrence records for this taxon 0 records. Seedlings in the nursery are susceptible to damping off, and they may suffer from termite attacks. Eucalyptus cloeziana is resistant to the eucalyptus snout beetle Gonipterus scutellatusan important pest of many other Eucalyptus spp.
It planes to an attractive finish and polishes well. In experiments with Eucalyptus cloeziana in Congo the average height of different provenances was Hill ex Maiden in more fertile locations, Eucalyptus camaldulensis Dehnh. The heartwood is yellow-brown; the up to 2.
It is native to coastal eastern Australia, and has eucakyptus good results after planting in Rwanda and Zimbabwe.
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Eucalyptus cloeziana shows eicalyptus large genetic variability, indicating potential for selection of provenances with favourable characteristics. It is one of the main hardwoods of Australia, used for construction, flooring, panelling, poles, posts, railway sleepers and veneer. The wood is used for construction, poles, piles, posts and railway sleepers. The wood is used for construction, interior trim, furniture, boxes, poles, piles, posts, railway sleepers, veneer, plywood and woodwool.
The wood is strong and very durable, but frequent gum pockets and rings are a defect, resulting in the ejcalyptus being used mainly for poles, piles, posts, railway sleepers, mining constructions and hardboard production.