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Illyarrie is an easy-to-grow, medium tree which develops brilliant red buds followed by bright yellow flowers.

Medium Tree Waterwise Birds Flowers

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Noongar Name: Illyarrie

Common Name: Red Cap Gum

Scientific Name: Eucalyptus erythrocorys

Performance: Easy to grow

Size: Medium tree with a maximum height up to 10m

Flower: Yellow

Flowering Time: Bunuru – Djeran (Feb – Apr)

Natural Distribution: Grows in the Southwest of WA

Growing at a Glance

See Growing Guide for more detail

Position: Suitable for a sunny position.

Watering: A waterwise, drought-hardy plant.

Feeding: Fertiliser not required.

Pruning: Generally not needed.

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Invited Guests

This provides habitat for Invertebrates, Birds, Reptiles, and Mammals



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