Messmate Stringybark is a very variable in tree height, ranging 4-70+m high – 6-35m wide. Generally shorter and mallee-like nearer the coast and taller in the mountains. Dense canopy. Planting info: Moist well-drained soil, tolerating short dry periods. Good stock shelterbelt and shade tree. Excellent honey tree.
Kangaroo Island Paper bark is an evergreen large shrub to small tree, small dark green leaves, profuse small white flowers in spring. Planting info: Useful for saline areas. Any soil, tolerating wetness, dryness, lime and smog. Frost resistant.
SA Coastal Mallee is an evergreen mallee or small to medium tree. Free flowering, white in spring. Good bee plant. Planting info: Useful for limestone areas. Well-drained soil. Tolerates drought and coastal exposure. Usually frost resistant.