Taxon: Eucalyptus grandis W. Hill ex Maiden

 
Genus: Eucalyptus
  Subgenus: Symphyomyrtus
    Section: Latoangulatae
Family: Myrtaceae
  Subfamily: Myrtoideae
      Tribe: Eucalypteae
Nomen number: 15924
Place of publication: Cat. Timbers Queensland (London Exhib.) 25. 1862
Name Verified on: 27-Oct-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 27-Oct-2009
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 3 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Fuels: potential as fuelwood (fide Firewood Cr)
  • Materials: potential as fiber (plywood, boat building fide F Aust)
  • Materials: wood (for papermaking fide Plant Trees)
  • Weed: (fide Weeds SAfr 2001)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia - New South Wales, - Queensland

References:

  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  • George, A. S., ed. 1988. Flora of Australia. 1980- (F Aust) 19:198.
  • Govaerts, R. et al. World checklist of Myrtaceae. 2008 (L Myrtaceae)
  • Henderson, L. Alien weeds and invasive plants: a complete guide to declared weeds and invaders in South Africa. Plant Protection Research Institute, Handbook 12. 2001 (Weeds SAfr 2001)
  • Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  • Luna, R. K. Plantation trees. 1996 (Plantation Trees)
  • National Academy of Sciences Firewood crops. Shrub and tree species for energy production. 1980 (Firewood Cr)
  • Soerianegara, I. & R. H. M. J. Lemmens, eds. 1993. Timber trees: major commercial timbers (Pl Res SEAs) 5(1):208.
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Eucalyptus grandis W. Hill ex Maiden :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image