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Eucalyptus deglupta (Indonesian gum)

Synonyms: Eucalyptus binacag; Eucalyptus multiflora; Eucalyptus naudiniana; Eucalyptus schlechteri; Eucalyptus versicolor; Eugenia binacag

Wikipedia Abstract

Eucalyptus deglupta is a tall tree, commonly known as the rainbow eucalyptus, Mindanao gum, or rainbow gum. It is the only Eucalyptus species found naturally in the Northern Hemisphere. Its natural distribution spans New Britain, New Guinea, Seram, Sulawesi and Mindanao.The unique multi-hued bark is the most distinctive feature of the tree. Patches of outer bark are shed annually at different times, showing a bright green inner bark.
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Height [1]  88 feet (26.7 m)
Width [1]  37 feet (11.4 m)
Air Quality Improvement [1]  None
Allergen Potential [1]  Medium-High
Carbon Capture [1]  High
Shade Percentage [1]  83 %
Temperature Reduction [1]  High
Wind Reduction [1]  Medium-High
Hardiness Zone Minimum [1]  USDA Zone: 10 Low Temperature: 30 F° (-1.1 C°) → 40 F° (4.4 C°)
Hardiness Zone Maximum [1]  USDA Zone: 11 Low Temperature: 40 F° (4.4 C°) → 50 F° (10 C°)
Water Use [1]  Moderate
Janka Hardness [3]  1190 lbf (540 kgf) Soft
Leaf Type [2]  Evergreen
Lifespan [4]  Perennial
Specific Gravity [5]  0.449
Structure [2]  Tree


Acatapaustus basifusca[6]
Adoxophyes templana[6]
Aspidiotus destructor (coconut scale)[7]
Ceroplastes ceriferus (Indian wax scale)[7]
Chionaspis keravatana[7]
Chora huntei[6]
Desmeocraera ciprianii[6]
Desmeocraera varia[6]
Endoclita hosei[6]
Hydroclada antigona[6]
Hyposidra incomptaria[6]
Icerya samaraia <Unverified Name>[7]
Imbrasia dione[6]
Maculicoccus malaitensis[7]
Milviscutulus mangiferae (mango shield scale)[7]
Ocinara ficicola[6]
Parasa chapmani[6]
Parasaissetia nigra (nigra scale)[8]
Pataeta carbo[6]
Planococcus minor (Pacific mealybug)[7]
Pulvinaria psidii (green shield scale)[7]
Saissetia neglecta (Caribbean black scale)[7]
Streblote amblycalymma[6]
Strepsicrates ejectana[6]
Strepsicrates rhothia[6]
Striglina scitaria[6]
Syntherata janetta[6]
Tirathaba mundella[6]
Tirathaba ruptilinea[6]
Zeuzera conferta[6]
Lorius domicella (Purple-naped Lory)[9]


Shelter for 
Lorius domicella (Purple-naped Lory)[9]



Attributes / relations provided by
1i-Tree Species v. 4.0, developed by the USDA Forest Service's Northern Research Station and SUNY-ESF using the Horticopia, Inc. plant database.
2Kattge, J. et al. (2011b) TRY - a global database of plant traits Global Change Biology 17:2905-2935
3Wood Janka Hardness Scale/Chart J W Morlan's Unique Wood Gifts
4USDA Plants Database, U. S. Department of Agriculture
5Chave J, Coomes D, Jansen S, Lewis SL, Swenson NG, Zanne AE (2009) Towards a worldwide wood economics spectrum. Ecology Letters 12: 351-366. Zanne AE, Lopez-Gonzalez G, Coomes DA, Ilic J, Jansen S, Lewis SL, Miller RB, Swenson NG, Wiemann MC, Chave J (2009) Data from: Towards a worldwide wood economics spectrum. Dryad Digital Repository.
6HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
7Ben-Dov, Y., Miller, D.R. & Gibson, G.A.P. ScaleNet 4 November 2009
8Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants
9Purple-naped Lory, BirdLife International (2001) Threatened birds of Asia: the BirdLife International Red Data Book. Cambridge, UK: BirdLife International.
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