Lemon Eucalyptus Tree 25+Seeds
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The Lemon Eucalyptus is commonly used for its lemon scent and has antiseptic and anti-fungal properties.
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Eucalyptus citriodora-This variety comes from Queensland, Australia. is also known as Lemon scented gum, Blue Spotted Gum and Lemon Eucalyptus. Eucalyptus Citriodora is called lemon-scented eucalyptus because it has a lemon scent. It is a calming oil, great to get rid of fungus, and very antiseptic. It is also a great anti-inflammatory. It is the main ingredient in many natural bug repellents. Eucalyptus citriodora is a large, handsome evergreen tree, 24-40 (max. 50) m in height; tall, straight trunk, 60-130 cm in diameter; open, graceful crown of drooping foliage; bark smooth, white, powdery, sometimes pink, red or blue-grey, on large trunks dark or grey and shaggy. Leaves can be used to give a nice lemon scent to a floral arrangement. Leaves can be added to hot water to breathe in steam to aid in times of congestion. Zones 9-11. Can withstand mild frosts.
|Other Names:||Lemon scented gum, Blue Spotted Gum|
|Lifecycle:||2 (0: N/A, 1: annual, 2: perennial, 3: biennial)|
|USDA Zones:||9 to 11|
|Soil:||Well drained soil|
I try to grow all plants organically or hydroponically whenever possible. I do not use chemical pesticides and prefer organic pest control and the use of predatory insects.