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Eucalyptus Trees For Sale

The Plant Company is New Zealand’s number one supplier of plants and garden accessories – we’re here to help you breathe life into your dream garden. We have the best Eucalyptus trees for sale, a fantastic range, and we can ship them to you fast! Browse our range of New Zealand-grown plants for sale and add some of our amazing gems to your garden.

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Eucalyptus Plants – Best In New Zealand!

Growing colourful Eucalyptus plants in your garden delivers a vast range of benefits:

We have the largest variety of gum and Eucalyptus trees in New Zealand, and we have the right one for your space. These have been selected to thrive in NZ’s climate. We grow and stock only the highest quality plants, sourcing them locally, and from NZ’s leading nurseries. Each plant is packed and transported with extreme care, ensuring it arrives to you in the same condition it was in when it left the nursery. If you are wanting to buy Eucalyptus trees, shop with confidence from the best in the industry.

Eucalyptus Tree Questions

1. Can you grow eucalyptus in NZ?

You can grow eucalyptus in New Zealand and some common species include:

These species can be grown in a variety of soil types, but they prefer a well-drained soil. They are also relatively drought-tolerant and can withstand windy conditions.

2. Which Eucalyptus tree grows fastest?

The fastest growing eucalyptus tree is Eucalyptus neglecta 'Big O'. It can grow up to 2 m in height per year. Other fast-growing eucalyptus trees include:

When choosing a fast-growing eucalyptus tree, it is important to consider the climate in which you live. Some eucalyptus trees are more tolerant of cold climates than others. It is also important to consider the size of the tree at maturity. Some eucalyptus trees can grow quite tall, while others are more compact.

3. Are Eucalyptus trees good?

Eucalyptus trees have both positive and negative qualities.

Positive qualities:

Negative qualities:

Overall, whether or not eucalyptus trees are "good" depends on the specific circumstances. In areas with abundant water resources, eucalyptus trees can be a valuable resource. However, in areas with limited water resources or where native plants and ecosystems are threatened, eucalyptus trees should be planted with caution.

4. Is it hard to keep a eucalyptus plant alive?

Eucalyptus is a relatively easy plant to care for, but it does require some specific conditions to thrive:

With proper care, your eucalyptus plant should thrive for many years.

5. Where can I find eucalyptus trees?

The best place to find Eucalyptus trees is at The Plant Company. We have an amazing range and are worth checking out.

6. Where is the best place to keep a Eucalyptus plant?

The best place for your Eucalyptus plant is with the following conditions in mind:

7. Can I plant a eucalyptus close to a house?

Planting a eucalyptus tree near your house requires careful consideration, as these fast-growing trees come with both positives and negatives:



8. How fast does eucalyptus grow?

Eucalyptus trees are famous for their impressive fast growth, especially in their early years. They can significantly outpace many other popular tree species. A typical growth rate is 6-12 feet (1.5-3.5 meters) per year under ideal conditions. In their peak growth period, which is usually the first few years, some species can shoot up at 6 feet (2 meters) in a single season!

9. Can I cut the top off my eucalyptus tree?

Cutting the top off your eucalyptus tree may seem like a quick fix to control its height, but is has some drawbacks:

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