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How far apart do you plant eucalyptus trees?

Recommended spacings are as follows:- Eucalyptus. – seedlings each 2.5 metres (8 feet) along rows 4 metres (13 feet) apart.

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In respect to this, what should I plant next to eucalyptus?

Lesser periwinkle (Vinca minor), hardy in USDA plant hardiness zones 4 through 8, and greater periwinkle (Vinca major) hardy in USDA zones 6 through 9, make good ground covers under a eucalyptus tree. Lavender (Lavandula) is a drought-tolerant fragrant shrub suited for growing under eucalyptus trees.

Similarly, where is the best place to plant a eucalyptus tree? Plant in a well-drained soil in a sunny position with some shelter from cold, drying winds. There is no need to stake the young plant.

Also know, how quickly do eucalyptus trees grow?

Most of these trees are rapid growers, reaching heights of about 30 to 180 feet or more, depending on the variety, with approximately 60 percent of their growth established within the first 10 years.

How far should a eucalyptus tree be from a house?

Does anyone have any "offical" info on safe distances from such a sized Eucalyptus tree? it should be further away than it is high. that way its not going to demolish your house. so if potentially it can reach 200ft in height then it needs to be at least 200ft from your house.

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