Eucalyptus cloeziana is an evergreen tree that can grow up to 55 metres tall. The long bole can be up to cm in diameter, exceptionally to cm[. Eucalyptus cloeziana is native to Queensland (Australia). It is among the more important plantation species in Zimbabwe, where it is used for. Notes. BRIEF DESCRIPTION A medium sized to tall evergreen tree reaching 55 m in height, while the trunk may reach up to cm in diameter. The bole.
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Eucalyptus cloeziana coppices well. In other areas on shallower, poorer soils derived from sandstone or granite it is a component of low open forest.
The bark is soft, flaky, tessellated, light brown or yellow-brown, where smooth, greyish white or yellowish above. In Africa Eucalyptus globulus Labill. Part c,oeziana Natural durability of timber This project evaluated the timber quality, processing and performance characteristics of year-old Eucalyptus cloeziana Gympie messmate and year-old Eucalyptus pellita red mahogany.
Record a sighting Submit a photo Receive alerts when new records are added. It makes good charcoal. Eucalyptus cloeziana is resistant to the eucalyptus snout clodziana Gonipterus scutellatusan important pest of many other Eucalyptus spp.
It is one of the most important hardwood cloeziaan in Australia. It grows well in Madagascar, especially at low altitudes near the coast, and it has been planted in Kenya and Tanzania. In addition, we have the WoodSolutions newsletter addressing design and build specifiers — architects, building designers, engineers and others involved in specifying the choice of building materials, as well as the Wood.
North of this area there are disjunct occurrences west of Mackay, and further north again from Greenvale, Stannary Hills, Herberton, Maitland Downs and Helenvale, reaching the coast near Cardwell and on Hinchinbrook Island.
The wood is used for construction, railway sleepers and posts. The heartwood is extremely resistant to impregnation with preservatives. Biodiversity Heritage Library Trove. In experiments with Eucalyptus cloeziana in Congo the average height of different provenances was Fruit sessile or pedicellate pedicels to 0. White flowers appear in early to late summer.
Queensland Agricultural Journal 21 6. Accessed 14 November It dries fairly slowly, with a tendency to checking and warping, but with careful handling good results can be obtained. Retrieved from ” https: Mature buds globular to obovoid or ovoid 0.
Eucalyptus cloeziana – Wikipedia
Eucalyptus comprises about species, endemic to Australia, except for about 10 species in the eastern part of South-East Asia.
Gympie messmate Scientific classification Kingdom: It is also used as fuelwood and for making charcoal.
Read More Utilisation of plantation eucalypts in engineered wood products Currently in South America and Iberia significant quantities of veneer-based engineered wood products EWP are produced from plantation eucalypts; however, no Australian wood processing compa Classification codes under the Nature Conservation Act Many other Eucalyptus species have been introduced into tropical Africa, of which the actual distribution and importance in tropical Africa are not exactly known, but which are surely less important.
Seeds pale to mid brown, 1. This study conducted a final inspection of the in-ground natural durability field trial at five sites in Australia. Eucalyptus cloeziana shows a large genetic variability, indicating potential for selection of provenances with favourable characteristics. The flaky bark can be confused with the yellow bloodwoods, to which it is not related.
In the Gympie and Cardwell areas Eucalyptus cloeziana is found on deeper more fertile soils and becomes a tall forest tree.
Views Read View source View history. The leaf oil has been produced commercially in South Africa, where it was used as a flotation agent in the mining industry.
Eucalyptus microcorys is also used in windbreaks and as a shade tree, and the flowers provide bee forage. A tall forest tree or shorter woodland treeendemic to Queensland, widely distributed from Gympie c,oeziana Mundubbera west through Monto, Biloela, Moura, Blackdown Tableland, Rolleston and further west to north of Tambo occurring on hills and ranges.
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The leaves yield up to 1. Browse the list c,oeziana datasets and find organisations you can join if you are interested in participating in a survey for species like Eucalyptus cloeziana F. The results of phylogenetic studies within Eucalyptus suggest that the genus is polyphyletic, hence not of a single evolutionary origin, and consequently it has been proposed to divide the genus into several distinct genera.
Eucalyptus cloeziana produces very good poles, having few equals as telephone or transmission poles, due to their form, strength and durability. Retrieved from ” https: It is one of the main hardwoods of Australia, used for construction, cloexiana, panelling, eucalypths, posts, railway sleepers and veneer. Eucalyptus cloeziana inferred accepted. Less important Eucalyptus species that are planted in tropical Africa and that are not obviously less used for timber than for other purposes, such as fuelwood, pulping, erosion control or ornamental purposes, include the following:.
Eucalyptus cloeziana combines favourable wood properties with good growth characteristics, abundant coppice regeneration and an attractive appearance. Evaluation of wood characteristics of tropical post-mid rotation plantation Eucalyptus cloeziana andE. Hill ex Maiden in more fertile locations, Eucalyptus camaldulensis Dehnh. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies.
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The wood is strong and very durable, but frequent gum pockets and rings are a defect, resulting in the wood being used mainly for poles, piles, posts, railway sleepers, mining constructions and hardboard production.
Bark rough, grey-brown to orange-brown to yellowish grey, over most of or whole trunk and sometimes extending to larger branches down to 20 cm diameter, smooth above. It is native to coastal eastern Australia, and has given good results after planting in Rwanda and Zimbabwe. The tree is suitable for humid highland conditions, but it is sensitive to frost. Compiled distribution map Compiled distribution map provided by [data resource not known].