Eucalyptus
EUCALYPTUS

English Name : EUCALYPTUS

  • Local Name (Nepali Name) : Masala
  • BotanicalName : Eucalyptus globulus
  • Family Name : Myrtaece
  • Season : May – June
  • Parts Used : Leaves

Description

A big aromatic tree native to Australia and Tasmania, eucalyptus is also cultivated in terai region of Nepal. Commonly attains a height of 150-180 ft. and a diameter of 4-7 ft. It has a straight trunk up to two-thirds of its total height and a well-developed crown.

Physical and Chemical Properties