Eucalyptus tereticornis has many common names including: forest red gum, bastard box, blue gum, flooded gum, grey gum,mountain gum, Queensland blue gum, red gum, red ironbark, red irongum and slaty gum. Eucalyptus is a flowering tree used in many topical products around the world but is native to Australia.
Cultivation and uses
Buds, seed capsules, flowers and foliage.
Eucalyptus is perhaps most famous as the diet of the Koala.
The tree grows to a height of 20 to 50 metres with a girth of up to 2 metres