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narrow-leafed ironbark
Eucalyptus crebra

Photo courtesy of Con Lokkers.
Plant Family :Myrtaceae
Plant Form :tree
Growth Habit :Tree 15-25m tall, with a long straight trunk and an open crown.
Fruiting Season :Flowering period is most months except December to February.
Description :Food tree for Koalas and is a major sourse of pollen for bees except central QLD. A very valuable hardwood. The timber is in demand for sleepers, bridge work and fence post.
Distribution :Common local species. Widest distribution of any ironbark. Cape York to Sydney, west to Roma, Alpha, and Torrens Creek.
Introduced :No
Seen North Qld :  Yes

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