Eucalyptus ovata – Swamp Gum

To 20M. Upright tree with open to moderately dense canopy, bark mostly smooth but rough at base. Shiny broad lanceolate to ovate leaves with wavy edges. Axillary racemes of 7 diamond-shaped buds, turning to profuse creamy flowers Mar-Sept. Nectar source for butterflies and other insects.

Funnel-shaped flat-topped fruit, 3-4 valves to rim level, disc level or raised.