Don’s Expert Answers: Looking for name of gum tree species

Question From:
Louise Meschiati in Scarborough, Perth Western Australia

Nature of problem:
Looking for name of gum tree species

Type of Plant (if known):
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Symptoms of Plant Illness (please try NOT to diagnose your problems yourself):
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Soil Type (e.g. sandy, clay or loam) OR Potting Mix Type:
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How often do you water the plant:
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How many hours of sunlight does the plant get each day:
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How long since you planted it:
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Have you fertilised? If so, with what and when:
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Is the plant in a pot or in the ground:
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What other treatments have you given the plant:
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Other Comments:
I am interested in growing the attached trees on a property in the south west of WA, but I am not sure of the name of this species.
Any info would be much appreciated.
Kind regards,
Louise Meschiati

Sorry Louise, the photo is way too indistinct for ID purposes. It appears to be a weeping gum of some sort. You will need to send a sample of leaves, flowers, and a bunch of gumnuts to the botanic gardens for a more accurate ID. Don