Eucalyptus, Leeuwin-Naturaliste National Park

eucalyptus flowers

The eucalyptus are an important group of plants in Australia. The range in size from small shrubs to giant karri trees with everything between. They are found in a wide variety of habitats. There are more than 500 species known, so it is impossible for a newcomer to learn more than a few while traveling around the country. The structure of the flowers and fruits as shown here are fairly typical of the entire genus.

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