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Eucalyptus 'Silver Drop'
Eucalyptus 'Silver Drop'
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Our Price: $7.95
ZONE: 7-11
EXPOSURE: Full Sun
SIZE: 40'H x 30'S Mature
BLOOM: Late Spring - Early Summer
POT SIZE: 1 PINT 28.86 CU IN.

Availability: Back in Stock 12.15.18
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Silver Drop Eucalyptus Plants

Eucalyptus gunnii

'Silver Drop' Eucalyptus Plant, sometimes called a "Cider Gum", is a great aromatic herb and has a lovely, small, silvery leaf . These stems work well in any arrangement and can be used both fresh and dried. Add this great filler to your flower garden for its height as a background plant and its unusual but beautiful look. A more cold-hardy variety of the Eucalyptus plant, 'Silver Drop' has thrived on our farm here in zone 7, despite the harsh winters we sometimes get!

Medicinally, the essential oils from Eucalyptus 'Silver Drop' are used to relieve respiratory and sinus congestion and infection, rashes, sores and asthma. These oils are also used in deodorants, bath oils, shampoos and in Aromatherapy products.

Eucalyptus plants are easy to grow and maintain, both in the ground or in a container. It can be brought indoors to winter over, but be sure to give it lots of sunshine or this Tasmanian native won't grow happily.
Features
Zones: 9 - 11

Size for Sale: 40'H x 30'S Mature

Light
: Full Sun

Bloom: Evergreen

Uses: Aromatic and beautiful, this variety of Eucalyptus plant looks great in the garden or in bouquets. Its essential oils are also used in remedies for asthma, respiratory and sinus infections and bronchitis. Usage in modern medicines have proven that the Eucalyptus essential oils greatly reduce and cure symptoms of Staphylococcus.


Tips: Prune plants to keep a shrubbier habit. Planting in the shade will restrict growth.


Does Not Grow Well Indoors!

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Plant review July 16, 2018
Reviewer: Pynetha Tanner from Stansbury Park, UT United States  
Large and healthy!

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Quite Happy June 25, 2018
Reviewer: Gemma Barba from Roslyn, PA United States  
This came is real good shape. Nice and tall and bright. Excited to receive it.

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Looks good. June 25, 2018
Reviewer: Anonymous Person from SAN MARCOS, TX United States  
Healthy plants. Surviving 100 degree Texas heat.

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So healthy June 25, 2018
Reviewer: marilyn ackerman from Marianna, FL United States  
I had repotted this to have on my screened porch for awhile and finally put it in the ground.  It is so aromatic just brushing against it.  We have been having lots of rain lately and it looks great. I can't wait to watch it grow bigger.

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Beautiful! April 8, 2017
Reviewer: Jill Rhoden from Temple, TX United States  
I've bought two now, on separate orders, and they bought came to me healthy and beautiful.  They are thriving in my garden, and I just love the smell.

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