Eucalyptus macrocarpa, Eucalyptus lehmannii, Western Australia
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This species, a shrub between six and 15 feet in height, is the largest-flowered of all the species of Eucalyptus.
The name is intended to indicate this fact, but unfortunately the Greek work makros means "long" and actually the fruit "karpos" is remarkably short in comparison to its diameter, being in fact the broadest fruit within the genus.
Gardner, Charles Austin
"Trees of Western Australia. No. 99. The mottlecah (Eucalyptus macrocarpa Hook.). No. 100. The Bald Island marlock (Eucalyptus Lehmannii Preiss ex Schau.),"
Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 4: Vol. 3
, Article 5.
Available at: https://researchlibrary.agric.wa.gov.au/journal_agriculture4/vol3/iss7/5