Eucalyptus dives or 'broad-leaved peppermint' is a relatively smaller tree of dry schleophyl forests of South eastern Australia. It has highly aromatic foliage and has been grown in plantations overseas for the distillation of synthetic menthol oil.
Euclayptus dives (broad-leaved peppermint) could be a useful addition to a mixed planting for general utility purposes but also where and interesting and contrasting aromatic effect is sought.
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Notes on Maps.
Generally, the concentrated clusters of markers represent the geographical range where this species occurs naturally. Outlying markers and geographically disassociated markers represent observations of the species in cultivation and/or recorded in herbaria etc.
These maps are provided by, and are used with the permission of, Australia’s Virtual Herbarium (AVH)