Eucalyptus Gnunnii – Cider Gum – Cider Tree

Eucalyptus Gnunnii – Cider Gum – Cider Tree

Eucalyptus gunnii, the cider gum or gunnii, is a species of flowering plant in the family Myrtaceae, endemic to Tasmania, occurring on the plains and slopes of the central plateaux to around 1100 metres, with isolated occurrences south of Hobart. It is a small to medium sized evergreen tree. Older specimens have a short, massive bole and large, spreading branches. The bark is often persistent…

Morello Cherry – Prunus Cerasus

Morello Cherry – Prunus Cerasus

Prunus cerasus – Morello Cherry This is a late-flowering variety, and thus misses more frosts than its sweet counterpart and is therefore a more reliable cropper. The Morello cherry ripens in mid to late summer, toward the end of August in southern England. It is…