Taxon: Eucalyptus globulus Labill.

 
Genus: Eucalyptus
  Subgenus: Symphyomyrtus
    Section: Maidenaria
Family: Myrtaceae
  Subfamily: Myrtoideae
      Tribe: Eucalypteae
Nomen number: 15919
Place of publication: Voy. rech. Pérouse 1:153, t. 13. 1800
Name Verified on: 27-Oct-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Mar-2017
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 9 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Food additives: flavoring (fide Ency CNatIn)
  • Bee plants: honey production (fide F Int Apico; Invasive Pl Spec)
  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Invasive Pl Spec)
  • Fuels: fuelwood (fide Firewood Cr)
  • Materials: essential oils (fide Ency CNatIn)
  • Materials: gum/resin (fide Econ Pl Aust; F BritStace; Invasive Pl Spec)
  • Materials: wood (fide Econ Pl Aust; F BritStace; Invasive Pl Spec)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide Rep NCEPPC; Invasive Pl Spec)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia - New South Wales, - Tasmania, - Victoria

  • Naturalized:

  • Africa

    • East Tropical Africa: Kenya; Tanzania; Uganda
    • Macaronesia: Portugal - Azores; Spain - Canary Islands
    • Northern Africa: Morocco
    • South Tropical Africa: Zimbabwe
    • Southern Africa: South Africa - Free State
    • West-Central Tropical Africa: Rwanda
  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China
  • Australasia

    • New Zealand: New Zealand
  • Europe

    • Northern Europe: Ireland
    • Southeastern Europe: Italy
    • Southwestern Europe: France; Spain
  • Northern America

    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California
  • Pacific

    • North-Central Pacific: United States - Hawaii
  • Southern America

    • Central America: Costa Rica; El Salvador; Guatemala; Panama
    • Southern South America: Chile - Juan Fernandez
    • Western South America: Bolivia; Ecuador; Peru

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

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Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image