Eucalyptus viridis

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Eucalyptus viridis
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Myrtales
Family: Myrtaceae
Genus: Eucalyptus
Species: E. viridis
Binomial name
Eucalyptus viridis

The green mallee (Eucalyptus viridis) is a small native tree of Australia. It naturally occurs in Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia.[1]

Uses[edit]

Its leaves are harvested for cineole based eucalyptus oil.[2] In New South Wales, E. viridis is important for honey production.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Growing Native Plants: Eucalyptus viridis". Australian National Botanic Gardens. Retrieved 21 March 2015. 
  2. ^ Boland, D.J., Brophy, J.J., and A.P.N. House, Eucalyptus Leaf Oils, 1991, ISBN 0-909605-69-6