Rainbow Eucalyptus grown from seed / 12 inch tall seedling/Fast Growing In Pot
Rainbow Eucalyptus grown from seed / 12 inch tall seedling/Fast Growing In Pot
Rainbow Eucalyptus grown from seed / 12 inch tall seedling/Fast Growing In Pot
Rainbow Eucalyptus grown from seed / 12 inch tall seedling/Fast Growing In Pot

Rainbow Eucalyptus grown from seed / 12 inch tall seedling/Fast Growing In Pot

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Rainbow Eucalyptus grown from seed / 12-18 inch tall seedling/Fast Growing In Pot.

Happy trees for happy people. Prefers to grow in a warm subtropical to tropical environment. Possible good in the Mediterranean too. Will grow fast and upright into a mature tree so cannot stay in a pot. Colors come as the bark begins to peel away at maturity.

Step into the world of nature’s most fascinating creations as we explore the captivating beauty of the Rainbow Eucalyptus Tree. Also known as Eucalyptus deglupta, this extraordinary tree is celebrated for its vibrant, multicolored bark, making it a natural work of art. In this blog post, we’ll delve into the origin, unique features, and uses of this magnificent tree, as well as its role in supporting biodiversity and improving our environment.

Rainbow Eucalyptus Tree Origin and Habitat

The Rainbow Eucalyptus Tree is native to the tropical rainforests of countries such as Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, and the Philippines. It thrives in consistently warm and humid climates with ample rainfall, typically growing in areas that receive annual precipitation of 2,000 to 3,000 millimeters.

Rainbow Eucalyptus Tree Unique Features

The most striking aspect of the Rainbow Eucalyptus Tree is its colorful, peeling bark. As the tree matures, patches of the bark shed, reveal a vivid array of colors, including blue, purple, orange, and maroon. This remarkable display occurs due to the varying rates of bark growth, which causes the different layers to peel away and expose the brilliant hues beneath.

Growth and Cultivation

Rainbow Trees require full sun exposure and well-draining, nutrient-rich soil to thrive. They can tolerate a range of soil types, including loamy, sandy, and clay soils, but prefer a slightly acidic to neutral pH. As fast-growing trees, they can reach heights of up to 75 meters in their natural habitat, although they usually remain smaller in cultivation. Regular watering, fertilizing, and pruning will ensure optimal growth and a healthy, vibrant tree.

Ecological and Environmental Benefits

The Rainbow Tree is not only a visual delight but also a valuable contributor to the ecosystem. It provides habitat and sustenance to various bird and insect species, promoting biodiversity. Moreover, as a fast-growing tree, it plays a significant role in carbon sequestration, helping to mitigate climate change.


Plant Shipping Policy

We ship the largest plants we have. If your plant is bigger than the box they are meant to ship in we will bend the plant to make them fit. Within a week and proper sunlight, the plant will become straight again.

All of our packaging including the plastic bag, tape, and packing peanuts are compostable.

We Ship our plants on Monday and Wednesday only, to insure plants arrive well. We do not Ship to California or outside of the continental United States. If you wish to receive a plant in Puerto Rico or Hawaii, etc. please contact us and we will give you the correct shipping price.

 

We put great care into packing our plants to insure a healthy plant arrival, however sometimes the shipping company does not ship on time or damages the package. HERE IS WHAT YOU DO:
Take a picture of the damaged plant inside the open box on the day of arrival. We will not accept unpackaged plants (unless more than two are in the box) or images from a later date. We offer replacements or refunds ONLY if plants are dead (no green leaves) or did not arrive. For broken stems or wilted plants, please use the insurance claim connected to your tracking number that come along with the shipping as all our shipments are insured up to $100.

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