Plant of the Month: Eucalyptus utilis

Our Plant of the Month for September is the  Eucalyptus utilis or Coastal Moort which is a species of mallee native to the southern parts of WA. It is a small to medium sized fast growing tree with a dense rounded canopy of foliage which grows right to ground level which makes it  perfect  for windbreaks or screening. The Coastal Moort has creamy white flowers from Spring through to mid Summer. This tree will tolerate some salt, wind and dry conditions  and grows in most soil types including sand and clay. Perfect for coastal properties.