Eucalyptus- Rose of the West

Eucalyptus macrocarpa Packet

Standard seed packet, 30 seeds (NOT FOR SA, TAS & WA)

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  • Large red to pink flowers
  • Silver-grey foliage
  • Large gumnuts

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'Eucalyptus- Rose of the West' seeds

Eucalyptus macrocarpa


  • Large red to pink flowers
  • Silver-grey foliage
  • Large gumnuts

A distinctive eucalypt growing 2m to 4m high with a spreading habit. Large, silvery grey leaves grow close to the branches, and red to pink flowers up to 10cm across bloom in spring and summer followed by large powdery grey 'gumnuts' or capsules. Use as a feature small tree in a dry garden, native garden or rockery. Grows best in areas with dry summers; will be shorter lived in subtropical regions. Also known as 'Mottlecah' or 'Bush Rose'.

*Exact seed count per packet is hard to determine as seeds are mixed with chaff and very difficult to tell apart.  Sow seeds and chaff together.  

Seeds per gram: 108
Product code: A8-16

Quick Sowing Guide
Method Raise seedlings
Sowing Depth 1-2mm
Season Spring or autumn
Germination 14-21 days @ 18-24°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle Frost Hardy Perennial
Plant Height 200-400cm
Position Full sun, well drained soil

*Notes: No pre-treatment required. Prune after flowering to encourage dense growth. Can be hard pruned to rejuvenate.


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Parcel Delivery Capped rate of $6.99
Express Delivery $15.00

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Capped rate of $6.99

Express Delivery

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(Calculated by weight)
Live Plants - Live plants Capped rate of $10.00

*All orders sent to Western Australia are subject to mandatory inspection and fees by Quarantine WA. These fees are included in all shipping costs above.

**We will replace all orders that are lost or damaged in transit however we will not replace or refund orders simply because they were delivered later than estimated. Full details here.


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