Eucalyptus

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Eucalyptus
Eucalyptus tereticornis flowers, capsules, buds and foliage.jpeg
Buds, capsules, flouers an foliage o E. tereticornis
Scienteefic clessification
Kinrick: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Myrtales
Faimily: Myrtaceae
Subfaimily: Myrtoideae
Tribe: Eucalypteae
Genus: Eucalyptus
L'Hér.
Teep species
Eucalyptus obliqua
L'Hér. 1789
Diversity
about 700 species
Distribution.eucalyptus.png
Naitural range
Synonyms

Aromadendron Andrews ex Steud.
Eucalypton St.-Lag.
Eudesmia R.Br.
Symphyomyrtus Schauer[1]

Eucalyptus is a diverse genus o flouerin trees an shrubs (includin a distinct group wi a multiple-stem mallee growth habit) in the myrtle faimily, Myrtaceae. Members o the genus dominate the tree flora o Australie, an include the tawest kent flowering plant on Yird. Thare are mair nor 700 species o eucalyptus an maist are native tae Australie; a very smaw nummer are foond in adjacent auries o New Guinea an Indonesie.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Eucalyptus L'Hér". Germplasm Resources Information Network. United States Department of Agriculture. 2009-01-27. Retrieved 2010-02-28.