Yellow Box

Scientific Name: 
Eucalyptus melliodora
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Plant Description: 
A great gum tree that provides copious amounts of nectar for honey and native bees.
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Plant Use: 
Bee Fodder
Of Interest: 
A lot of Australians say Yellow Box is their favourite tasting honey...and we'd agree if we'd never harvested and tasted Ironbark! They're both mighty fine, light in colour and delicious! Yellow Box timber is also pretty tough and resists decay, so it is also used for sleepers and bridges.
Annual, Biannual or Perennial: 
Plant Type: 
Medium Tree
Large Tree
Cool Temperate
Warm Temperate
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