rose gum


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Noun1.rose gum - very tall tree of Queensland and New South Wales
flooded gum - any of several Australian gum trees growing on moist or alluvial soil
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Eucalyptus grandis is native to the east coast of Australia, where it is often known as rose gum, which is described as one of the most important of die commercial-grown eucalypts.
The tree, known as rose gum, flooded gum and eucalyptus, is one of the most valued of the commercial eucalypts and is used for wood pallets, veneer, poles, pulpwood and fuel.
And there is a rose gum (Eucalyptus grandis) and a floss silk tree (Chorisia speciosa) - also in the UCLA garden - that are without equal in our city.