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Eucalyptus globulus

Eucalyptus globulus Labill.

 

Tasmanian Blue Gum, Southern Blue Gum, Blue Gum

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae (from Stearn’s Botanical Latin)
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassMagnoliopsidaDicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves
SubclassRosidaeRoses, legumes, proteas, dogwoods, hydrangeas, mistletoes, euphorbias, grapes, many more
OrderMyrtalesIncludes myrtles, leadwoods, loosestrifes, pomegranates, evening primroses, many others
FamilyMyrtaceaeMyrtle family, include myrtle, clove, guava, feijoa, allspice, and eucalyptus
GenusEucalyptusFrom the Greek ευ, “well,” and καλυπτος (kalyptos), “covered,” for the covering that encloses the flower
Speciesglobulus

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Eucalyptus globulus description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 19 May 2011.

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Eucalyptus globulus (Tasmanian Blue Gum, Southern Blue Gum, Blue Gum)

Mature trees have exfoliating bark. · 9/20/2014 · Orlando, Gauteng, South Africa · By Benjamin Winslow ID is uncertain

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