Formerly known as Eucalyptus ficifolia. Sturdy, single-trunked tree with a round-headed, compact crown. Large, thick, green leaves. Flowers in mid-summer with variations of glowing red, orange, and pink. Flowers attract nectar-seeking birds. Tolerant of high rainfall, droughts, and coastal winds. Evergreen tree that grows at a fast rate to reach 7m (H) x 5m (W) in 10 years.