Experience the unique splendour of Eucalyptus Rostrata, an elegant and hardy plant that brings a touch of the Australian wilderness into your UK garden. Known for its resilience and adaptability, this variety is a preferred choice for those wanting to introduce an exotic, yet hardy presence into their landscapes.
Eucalyptus Rostrata, also known as the Red Gum, is an excellent plant option for the UK due to its adaptability to a variety of soil conditions and its hardiness in colder climates. Its ability to withstand frost makes it a suitable choice for UK winters, while its tolerance to drought conditions means it thrives during dry summer periods, requiring little maintenance once established.
The beauty of the Eucalyptus Rostrata is accentuated by its striking, smooth bark that sheds in long ribbons, revealing a vibrant, reddish-brown underbark that adds a dramatic flair to your garden. The rich, deep green foliage provides a striking contrast, making it a unique and appealing addition to your landscape.
For wildlife, Eucalyptus Rostrata is a blessing. Its fragrant blooms provide an abundant source of nectar, attracting bees, butterflies, and other pollinators to your garden. The dense canopy offers shelter to various bird species, providing a safe haven and contributing to the biodiversity of your garden.
What sets Eucalyptus Rostrata apart from other Eucalyptus species is its distinctive bark, which is more reddish compared to the traditional grey or white bark of many Eucalyptus varieties. Moreover, it’s one of the more frost-hardy species, making it a reliable choice for UK gardens.
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STANDARD DELIVERY TYPES
Box/Parcel – Used for plants sized 0-70cm, costs £12. Order £100 worth of plants of that size to qualify for free delivery! Parcel deliveries are always sent for next day delivery unless otherwise specified.
Pallet – Used for plants sized 71-230cm, costs £60. Order £350 worth of plants to qualify for free pallet delivery! We always send our pallets for next day delivery, unless requested otherwise.
Private Van – Used for plants sized 231cm and taller, costs £60. Order £350 worth to get free private van delivery!
In all cases you can request a private van delivery, where your plants are delivered by us. Upon your request we can re-evaluate your delivery fee and let you know of the delivery time.
Please note, for pallet and box deliveries we use third party companies to deliver the goods. Not often, but occasionally some delays may happen due to unforeseen circumstances, which are out of our control. For this reason, we ask you to never book gardeners, contractors, or other industry professionals for the estimated delivery date. Please do not book days off work or cancel other commitments specifically for your plant delivery to avoid disappointment.
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If you are not home at the time of your delivery, don’t worry! With your permission, we will instruct our trusted couriers to leave your plants in a safe place. If you have any requirements, or a preferred safe place for your plant delivery, please ensure to leave us a note along with your order, or simply give us a call.
If you have any special requirements regarding your delivery, please add it to your order notes or call us on 01603 327269. Always include any delivery restrictions into your order note so appropriate vehicles and good carriers can be used to deliver your plants.
Please note that we currently are unable to deliver to Northern Ireland and The Republic of Ireland due to Brexit rules and regulations.
For more delivery information refer to our terms and conditions here.