Eucalyptus pleurocarpa syn. Eucalyptus tetragona
Tallerack - Silver Marlock
2-3m high. One of the shrubby Mallees, usually a straggly bush but noted for its lovely silvery grey-blue foliage and mealy white buds, stems and bark. Flowers are white or cream, appearing mainly in Summer. If trained to a bushy shrub, this is a very ornamental foliage plant which is suited to most soils. Can suffer from caterpillar damage. Used in floral arrangements.